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Lester Andrew Podgorny

Lester Andrew Podgorny, American electronics company executive. Chartered Life Underwriter. Served to sergeant United States Army, 1954-1957.

Background

  • Podgorny, Lester Andrew was born on January 3, 1932 in Phoenix, Arizona, United States. Son of Leo J. and Cecilia Helen (Balchezki) Podgorny.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Bradley University, 1954. Master of Arts, Naganuma, Tokyo, 1959. Bachelor in Foreign Trade, Graduate School International Management, 1960.

    Career

    • Manager Emery Air Freight, Tokyo, 1961-1963. Director International Metallurgical, Ltd., 1963-1965. Private practice insurance and securities Seattle, 1966-1975.

      Accountant executive Merrill Lynch Insurance Service, 1976-1979. Vice president Pletronics, Inc., since 1979.

    Major achievements

    • Chartered Life Underwriter.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Served to sergeant United States Army, 1954-1957.

    Personality

    Interests

    Reading history, basketball, gardening, cooking.

    Connections

    • Married Shigeko Kojima, April 29, 1957. Children: Brian L., Hope C.
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    Born January 3, 1932
    • 1954
      Bradley University
    • 1959
      Naganuma
    • 1960
      Graduate School International Management
    • 1961 - 1963
      Manager, Emery Air Freight
      Tokyo, Japan
    • 1963 - 1965
      director, International Metallurgical
    • 1966 - 1975
      private practice, insurance and securities Seattle
    • 1976 - 1979
      accountant, executive Merrill Lynch Insurance Service
    • 1979
      vice president, Pletronics