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Walter Dill Scott

Walter Dill Scott, American management educator. Member advisory board directors Communities in Schools Chicago; member advisory board good city, board directors Center Executive Women; member advisory board education and social policy Northwestern University; board directors One Acre Foundation.

Background

  • Scott, Walter Dill was born on October 27, 1931 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of John Marcy and Mary Louise (Gent) Scott.

  • Education

    • Student, Williams College, Williamstown, Massachusetts, 1951. Bachelor of Science, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, 1953. Master of Science, Columbia University, New York City, 1958.

    Career

    • Consultant Booz, Allen & Hamilton, New York City, 1956—1958. Associate Glore, Forgan & Company, 1958—1963, partner Chicago, 1963-1965. Partner Lehman Bros, 1965-1972, senior partner, 1972-1973, also board directors.

      Associate director economics and government Office Management and Budget, Washington, 1973-1975. Senior vice president international and finance Pillsbury Company, Minneapolis, 1975-1978, executive vice president, 1978-1980, also board directors. President, Chief Executive Officer, Investors Diversified Services, Inc., 1980-1984.

      Group managing director Grand Metropolitan PLC, 1984-1986, also board directors. Chairman Grand Met United States of America, 1984-1986. Professor, senior Austin fellow Kellogg School Management, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, since 1988.

      Lieutenant (junior grade) United States Navy, 1953-1956.

    Membership

    Member advisory board directors Communities in Schools Chicago. Member advisory board good city, board directors Center Executive Women. Member advisory board education and social policy Northwestern University.

    Board directors One Acre Foundation.

    Connections

    • Married Barbara Ann Stein, September 9, 1961. Children: Timothy Walter, David Frederick, Gordon Charles.
    • father: John Marcy Scott
    • mother: Mary Louise (Gent) Scott
    • spouse: Barbara Ann Stein
    • children: Timothy Walter Scott
    • David Frederick Scott
    • Gordon Charles Scott
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    Born October 27, 1931
    Nationality
    • 1951
      Williams College
    • 1953
      Northwestern University
    • 1958
      Columbia University
    • 1956 - 1958
      Consultant, Booz
    • 1958 - 1963
      associate, Glore
    • 1973 - 1975
      associate, director economics and government Office Management and Budget
      Washington, United States
    • 1975 - 1978
      senior, vice president international and finance Pillsbury Company
      Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
    • 1980 - 1984
      president
    • 1980 - 1984
      Chief Executive Officer
    • 1984 - 1986
      chairman, Grand Met United States of America
    • 1988
      professor, Austin fellow Kellogg School Management
      Evanston, Illinois, United States
    • 1988
      senior, Austin fellow Kellogg School Management
      Evanston, Illinois, United States
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