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Ivan Peter Vamos

Ivan Peter Vamos, American state agency administrator. Senior patroller National Ski Patrol, 1967-1990, section chief Berkshires, 1989-1990. With United States Navy, 1960-1963. Member American Institute Professional Planners (certified).

Background

  • Vamos, Ivan Peter was born on March 14, 1938 in Budapest, Hungary. Came to the United States, 1948. Son of Zoltan and Ilona (Leon) Vamos.

  • Education

    • AB, Columbia University, 1960. Master of Science in Urban Planning, Columbia University, 1965. Postgrad. in public affairs, State University of New York, Albany, 1974.

    Career

    • Engineering geologist Geotechnics and Resources, Inc., White Plains, New York, 1962, Snowy Mountain, Australia, 1963. Associate transportation planner New York State Department Public Works, Albany, 1965-1968. Director planning New York State Parks, 1968-1974, assistant commissioner environment, 1974-1980, deputy commissioner for planning and development, since 1980.

    Membership

    Senior patroller National Ski Patrol, 1967-1990, section chief Berkshires, 1989-1990. With United States Navy, 1960-1963. Member American Institute Professional Planners (certified).

    Connections

    • Married Maria Georgia Vanderweerd, June 30, 1965. Children: David, Igor, Tara.
    • father: Zoltan Vamos
    • mother: Ilona (Leon) Vamos
    • spouse: Maria Georgia Vanderweerd
    • children: David Vamos
    • Igor Vamos
    • Tara Vamos
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    Born March 14, 1938
    Nationality
    • 1960
      Columbia University
    • 1965
      Columbia University
    • 1974
      State University of New York
    • 1962
      Engineer, engineering geologist Geotechnics and Resources
      White Plains, New York, United States
    • 1963
      Engineer, engineering geologist Geotechnics and Resources
      Australia
    • 1965 - 1968
      associate, transportation planner New York State Department Public Works
      Albany, New York, United States
    • 1980
      director, planning New York State Parks