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Robert John Albert Pratt

Robert John Albert Pratt, American finance educator, consultant. Ford Foundation fellow Carnegie Institute of Technology, 1961-1962. Captain United States Air Force, 1953-1957. Member American Legion, Lions.

Background

  • Pratt, Robert John Albert was born on July 22, 1930 in Greensburg, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Thomas Carden and Alice Ethel (Kepple) Pratt.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Carnegie Institute of Technology, Pittsburgh, 1958. Master of Science, Carnegie Institute of Technology, Pittsburgh, 1960. Postgraduate, Carnegie Institute of Technology, Pittsburgh.

    Career

    • Lecturer University Pittsburgh Graduate School Business, 1961-1982. Associate professor, department head Management University Pittsburgh, Greensburg, 1982-1999, faculty emeritus, 1999—2004. Board directors Westmoreland County Humans Opportunities, Greensburg.

    Works

    • Editor Pittsburgh Business Review, 1962-1974.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Captain United States Air Force, 1953-1957. Member American Legion, Lions.

    Personality

    Interests

    Gardening, travel.

    Connections

    • Married Laura Lou Bills, June 3, 1955. Children: Darcee Seanor Pratt Purvis, Lilas Kinsey Pratt, Sydney Kepple Pratt Girardi.
    • father: Thomas Carden Pratt
    • mother: Alice Ethel (Kepple) Pratt
    • spouse: Laura Lou Bills
    • children: Darcee Seanor Pratt Purvis Pratt
    • Lilas Kinsey Pratt
    • Sydney Kepple Pratt Girardi Pratt
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    Died August 4, 2004
    (aged 74)
    Nationality
    • 1958
      Carnegie Institute of Technology
    • 1960
      Carnegie Institute of Technology
    • 1961 - 1982
      Lecturer, University Pittsburgh Graduate School Business
    • 1982 - 1999
      associate, Management University Pittsburgh
      Greensburg, Pennsylvania, United States
    • 1982 - 1999
      department head, Management University Pittsburgh
      Greensburg, Pennsylvania, United States
    • 1999 - 2004
      associate, Management University Pittsburgh
    • 1999 - 2004
      department head, Management University Pittsburgh

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