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William Edmund Keppler

William Edmund Keppler, American multinational company executive. Board directors Philadelphia chapter American Cancer Society, 1979; president Montour County (Pennsylvania) Cerebral Palsy, 1953-1957. Fellow American Institute of Chemical Engineers; member Whitemarsh Valley Country Club (Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania), Professional Golf Association National Golf Club (Palm Beach Gardens, Florida).

Background

  • Keppler, William Edmund was born on June 12, 1922 in New York City. Son of Louis and Amelia (Koszut) Keppler.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering, Pratt Institute, 1942. Master of Science in Chemical Engineering, New York University, 1944.

    Career

    • Vice president Merck Sharp & Dohme, West Point, Pennsylvania, 1965-1971, Squibb Corporation, Holmdel, New Jersey, 1971-1973. President Bell Management, Blue Bell, Pennsylvania, 1973-1974, Engel Industries, St. Louis, 1974-1975. Corporation senior vice president technical operations/management systems Schering-Plough Corporation, 1975-1987.

      President Bell Management, Inc., since 1987. Teacher chemical engineering Cooper Union, New York University, Bucknell University.

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Board directors Philadelphia chapter American Cancer Society, 1979. President Montour County (Pennsylvania) Cerebral Palsy, 1953-1957. Fellow American Institute of Chemical Engineers.

    Member Whitemarsh Valley Country Club (Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania), Professional Golf Association National Golf Club (Palm Beach Gardens, Florida).

    Connections

    • Married Natalie E. Lang, July 15, 1944 (deceased 1990). Children: Gail, William Edmund, Jean. Married Margaret Delaney, June 20, 1992.
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    Born June 12, 1922
    • 1942
      Pratt Institute
    • 1944
      New York University
    • 1965 - 1971
      Vice president, Merck Sharp & Dohme
      West Point, Mississippi, United States
    • 1971 - 1973
      Vice president, Merck Sharp & Dohme
      Holmdel, New Jersey, United States
    • 1973 - 1974
      president, Bell Management
      Blue Bell, Pennsylvania, United States
    • 1974 - 1975
      president, Bell Management
    • 1975 - 1987
      corporation senior, vice president technical operations/management systems Schering-Plough Corporation
    • 1987
      president, Bell Management