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Charles Andrew Schmidt

Charles Andrew Schmidt, American electronics executive.

Background

  • Schmidt, Charles Andrew was born on March 9, 1932 in Newark. Son of Andrew John and Anna (Grill) Schmidt.

  • Education

    • A.T., Temple University, 1951. Bachelor of Science in Electronics Physics, LaSalle College, 1962. Advanced Management Program, Harvard University, 1980.

    Career

    • With Radio Corporation of America, from 1955. Member technical staff Defense Communications Systems division Camden, New Jersey, 1965-1969. Superintendent assembly, 1969.

      Manager manufacturing, 1969-1973. Manager test engineering and TCR-100 manufacturing, 1973-1974. Program manager government systems, 1974-1977.

      Business area manager, 1977-1981. Division vice president, general manager astro-electronics Princton, New Jersey, from 1981. Group vice president government communication systems Camden, 1985-1986.

      Vice president, general manager astro-space division Princeton, from 1986. Member United States Congressional Advisory Bd. Industry delegate Unispace, Vienna, Austria, 1982.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member task group National Chamber Foundation, Washington. Member LaSalle University President's Associates Council. Served with United States Navy, 1951-1955.

    Fellow American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics. Member Association United States Army, Air Force Association, Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association, American Defense Preparedness Association, National Space Club (board governors), Navy League United States.

    Connections

    • Married Gloria V. Shuts, October 23, 1954. Children: Charles A., Carol Ann, Cheryl Annual.
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    Born March 9, 1932
    Died April 5, 2002
    (aged 70)
    • 1951
      Temple University
    • 1962
      LaSalle College
    • 1980
      Harvard University
    • 1965 - 1969
      member, technical staff Defense Communications Systems division Camden
      New Jersey, United States
    • 1969
      superintendent assembly
    • 1969 - 1973
      manager, manufacturing
    • 1973 - 1974
      manager, test engineering and TCR-100 manufacturing
    • 1974 - 1977
      program manager, government systems
    • 1977 - 1981
      business area manager
    • 1985 - 1986
      group vice president, government communication systems Camden
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