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Berwyn N. Fragner

Berwyn N. Fragner, American strategic planning executive. Decorated Meritorious Service medal with 2 oak leaf clusters, Legion of Merit, Distinguished Service Medal; recipient Presidential Citation, 1981, California Merit medal.

Background

  • Fragner, Berwyn N. was born on August 5, 1927 in Uniontown, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Rudolph and Rose (Lebowitz) Fragner.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Delaware, 1950. Master of Arts, Harvard University, 1952.

    Career

    • Vice president Royer & Roger, Incorporated, New York York City, 1952—1962. Director We. division Goodway Printing Company, Los Angeles, 1962. Vice president, director industrial relations TRW Defense and Space Systems Group, Redondo Beach, California, 1963—1967.

      Vice president human relations TRW Systems and Energy, 1977—1981, TRW Electronics and Defense, Redondo Beach, 1981—1987. Vice president strategic business development TRW Space and Defense, since 1988. Member advisory board 1st Women's Bank California.

      With Army of the United States, 1944-1947.

    Membership

    Chairman Los Angeles City Private Industry Council, 1979—1981. Member California Educational Management and Evaluation Commission, 1974—1982. Chairman board trustees California Academy Decathalon, 1980—1981.

    Member business executives advisory committee Southern California Research Council, since 1979. United States Army Reserve member Reserve Forces Policy Board, 1981—1984. Member-at-large United States army Reserve Forces Policies Committee, 1979—1982.

    Board directors Indiana College Southern California, 1982—1986. Member board governors University Southern California School Pharmacy, since 1982. Chairman Los Angeles County Private Industry Council, 1983—1988.

    Member of International Association Applied Scientists (certified), Reserve Officers Association, Association United States Army, Los Angeles Athletic Club, Army and Navy Club Washington.

    Connections

    • Married Marcia Ruth Salkind, June 11, 1950. Children: Robin Beth, Matthew Charles, Lisa Rachel.
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    • 1950
      University Del.
    • 1952
      Harvard University
    • 1952 - 1962
      Vice president, Royer & Roger
    • 1962
      director, We. division Goodway Printing Company
    • 1963 - 1967
      vice president, industrial relations TRW Defense and Space Systems Group
      Redondo Beach, California, United States
    • 1963 - 1967
      director, industrial relations TRW Defense and Space Systems Group
      Redondo Beach, California, United States
    • 1977 - 1981
      vice president, human relations TRW Systems and Energy
    • 1981 - 1987
      vice president, human relations TRW Systems and Energy
      Redondo Beach, California, United States
    • 1988
      vice president, strategic business development TRW Space and Defense
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