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Burton I. Wolfman

Burton I. Wolfman, American financial planning company executive. President Community Council, Kensington, California, 1968; chairman board Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, Massachusetts, since 1982; board directors Urban Arts, Boston, 1987-1989, Evergreen School, since 1991.


  • Wolfman, Burton I. was born on September 10, 1930 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Jack and Lillian (Chalet) Wolfman.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University California, Berkeley, 1951. Master of Arts, University California, Berkeley, 1961.


    • Teen age director Jewish Community Center, San Francisco, 1952. Union officer International Harverster United Auto Workers, Oakland, California, 1952-1957. Research economist Institute Industrial Relations University California, Berkeley, 1957-1961, associate director analytical studies, 1961-1972.

      Director institutional research Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, 1972-1973. Under secretary education Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Boston, 1973-1976. Vice president administration Radcliffe College, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1976-1980.

      Vice president finance Brandeis University, Waltham, 1980-1984. President Wolfman associates, Boston, since 1985. Court receiver Avalon Schools, Lenox, Massachusetts, 1984-1989.

      Member task force National Center Higher Education Management, Boulder, Colorado, 1972-1975. Invited speaker Organization of European Cooperation and Development, Paris, 1976, 78. Adjunct faculty Harvard Graduate School Education, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1980-1982.

      Keynote speaker Association Institutional Research, Kansas City, Missouri.


    Party affiliation: Democrat


    Denomination: Judaism


    President Community Council, Kensington, California, 1968. Chairman board Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, Massachusetts, since 1982. Board directors Urban Arts, Boston, 1987-1989, Evergreen School, since 1991.



    Art collector, development for arts organizations, support of special education.


    • Married Brunetta Reid, October 4, 1952. Children: Andrea, Jeffrey.
    • father: Jack Wolfman
    • mother: Lillian (Chalet) Wolfman
    • spouse: Brunetta Reid
    • children: Andrea Wolfman
    • Jeffrey Wolfman
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    Born September 10, 1930
    • 1951
      University California
    • 1961
      University California
    • 1952
      Teen age director, Jewish Community Center
      San Francisco, California, United States
    • 1952 - 1957
      union officer, International Harverster United Auto Workers
      Oakland, Tennessee, United States
    • 1957 - 1961
      research economist, Institute Industrial Relations University California
      Berkeley, California, United States
    • 1972 - 1973
      director, institutional research Dartmouth College
      Hanover, Jamaica
    • 1973 - 1976
      under secretary, education Commonwealth of Massachusetts
      Boston, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1976 - 1980
      vice president, administration Radcliffe College
      Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1980 - 1984
      vice president, finance Brandeis University
      Waltham, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1985
      president, Wolfman associates
      Boston, Massachusetts, United States
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