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Eleanor McElroy Wilson

Eleanor McElroy Wilson, American county official. Decorated Legion of Merit.

Background

  • Wilson, Eleanor McElroy was born on September 10, 1938 in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Hartford Ford and Jane Ann McElroy.

  • Education

    • Associate of Arts, Monterey Peninsula Junior College, Monterey, California, 1959. Bachelor in Education, San Jose State University, 1963. Master of Arts in Business Management, Webster University, St. Louis, 1981.

      Master of Arts in International Relations, Salve Regina College, Newport, Rhode Island, 1990. Master of Arts in National Security/Strategic Studies, Naval War College, Newport, 1991.

    Career

    • Secretary Geo. Dovolis Real Estate, Monterey, 1957-1959. Legal secretary Thompson & Thompson Attorneys, 1959-1961. Legal assistant, supervisor Thomson J. Hudson, Attorney, 1963-1968, legal assistant, 1972-1974.

      Colonel United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1968-1998.

    Membership

    Member Orange County Grand Jury Superior Court, Santa Ana, California, 1982—1983. Citizen member Orange County Parole Board, 1993—1996, 1999—2001. Member Orange County Juvenile Justice Commission, Orange, 1992—2000, chair, 1995.

    National advisory council, board advisors Flying Leatherneck History Foundation, since 2000. Member of Sloan Foundation (board directors 1996-1998), Marine Corps Aviation Association 1980-1994, (board advisors since 1994), Marine Corps Heritage Foundation (board directors 1992-1998).

    Personality

    Interests

    Reading, golf, tennis, travel.

    Connections

    • Married Frank Eugene Wilson, July 17, 1976 (deceased January 1980).
    • father: Hartford Ford
    • mother: Jane Ann McElroy
    • spouse: Frank Eugene Wilson
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    Born September 10, 1938
    • 1959
      Monterey Peninsula Junior College
    • 1963
      San Jose State University
    • 1981
      Webster University
    • 1990
      Salve Regina College
    • 1991
      Naval War College
    • 1957 - 1959
      Secretary, Geo. Dovolis Real Estate
      Monterey, California, United States
    • 1959 - 1961
      legal secretary, Thompson & Thompson Attorneys
    • 1963 - 1968
      legal assistant
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