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Lela Mae Cawthron White

Lela Mae Cawthron White, American construction company consulant. Member American Association of University Women, National Association Female Executives Clubs: Les Amies Social (Chicago) (secretary).

Background

  • White, Lela Mae Cawthron was born on February 23, 1920 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Welburn McCoy and Janie Melon (Dunlap) Cawthron.

  • Education

    • Associate of Arts, Wilson Junior College, 1940. Bachelor, Roosevelt University, 1958.

    Career

    • Executive secretary Department of Health, Chicago, 1966-1970, administrative assistant, 1970-1972, equal opportunity specialist, 1972-1981. Consultant Samuels Construction Management & Engineers, Inc., since 1985. Executive secretary to board directors Morgan Park Cooperative, Chicago, 1949-1988.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Member American Association of University Women, National Association Female Executives Clubs: Les Amies Social (Chicago) (secretary).

    Connections

    • Married James White, April 6, 1962 (divorced 1963).
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    Born February 23, 1920
    • 1940
      Wilson Junior College
    • 1958
      Roosevelt University
    • 1966 - 1970
      Executive, secretary Department of Health
      Chicago, Illinois, United States
    • 1985
      consultant, Samuels Construction Management & Engineers