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Robert West West Lundeen

Robert LUNDEEN, business executive. Order of Industrial Sen-ice Merit (Silver Tower).

Background

  • Lundeen, Robert West was born on June 25, 1921 in Astoria, Oregon, United States. Son of Arthur Robert and Margaret Florence (West) Lundeen.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Oregon State University, 1942. Postgraduate, Institute Meteorology, University Chicago, 1943.

    Career

    • Joined Dow Chemical Company 1946, Research and Development Engineer Pittsburg, California 1946-1951, Process Design and Project Supervision 56, Manager Planning 1956-1961. Transferred to Dow Chemical Institute, Midland, Michigan 1961, Director Business Development 1963-1966. President DowChemical Pacific, Hong Kong 1966-1978, Dow Chemical Latin American, Coral Gables, Fla.

      86; Executive Vice-President Dow Chemical Company, Midland, Michigan 1978-1986, Chairman 1982-1986, Director 1973-1987. Chairman Tektronix Inc. since 1987. Director Chemical Bank and Trust Company, Midland.

      Director United States of America-USSR Trade and Economics Council.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Chairman City Planning Commission, Concord, California, 1960-1961. Trustee Kettering Foundation, Dayton, Ohio, Monterey Institute International Studies, California, Oregon State University Foundation, Corvallis, Orcas Island Library District, since 1987. Served with United States Army, 1942-1946.

    Member American Institute of Electrical Engineers, American Chemical Society Clubs: Hong Kong, Royal Hong Kong Yacht. Orcas Tennis, Orcas Island Yacht, Beach and Tennis Club (Pebble Beach, California).

    Personality

    Interests

    Tennis, sailing.

    Connections

    • Married Betty Charles Anderson, December 26, 1942. Children: John Walter, Peter Bruce, Nancy Patricia.
    • father: Arthur Robert Lundeen
    • mother: Margaret Florence (West) Lundeen
    • spouse: Betty Charles Anderson
    • children: John Walter Lundeen
    • Peter Bruce Lundeen
    • Nancy Patricia Lundeen
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    Born June 25, 1921
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    • 1942
      Oregon State University
    • 1943
      Institute Meteorology
    • 1946 - 1987
      With Dow Chemical Company
    • 1963 - 1966
      director, business development Dow Chemical International
      Midland, Cayman Islands
    • 1966 - 1977
      president, Dow Chemical Pacific
      Hong Kong
    • 1987
      chairman, Tektronix Incorporated
      Beaverton, Oregon, United States
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