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Computer systems consultant

Albert Edward Cawns, American computer systems consultant. Moderator Southeast Missouri Presbytery, 1971; member General Assembly Mission Board, Presbyterian Church United States of America, 1973; trustee Westminster Presbyterian Church, St. Louis, 1976-2004; president alumni advisory council School Engineering, Washington University, St. Louis, 1990-1992. Corporal United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1954-1962.

Background

Cawns, Albert Edward was born on April 3, 1937 in Houston, Texas, United States. Son of Harry William and Blanche Ophelia (Bays) Cawns.

Education

Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics, Drury College, Springfield, Missouri, 1958. Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, University Missouri, Rolla, 1959. Master of Science in Computer Science, University Missouri, Rolla, 1984.

Master Engineering Administration, Washington University, St. Louis, 1965.

Career

Engineer White Rodgers Company, St. Louis, 1959-1962, McDonnell Aircraft Company, St. Louis, 1962-1964. Vice president Thomas Inc., 1964-1982. President Talos Company, since 1982.

Adjunct faculty Webster University, St. Louis, 1986-1991, assistant professor mathematics and computer science, director, Master of Science in Company Science Progressive, since 1991, associate professor mathematics and computer science, 1995-2005, professor mathematics and computer science, since 2005, chairman math and computer science department, since 1999.

Membership

Moderator Southeast Missouri Presbytery, 1971. Member General Assembly Mission Board, Presbyterian Church United States of America, 1973. Trustee Westminster Presbyterian Church, St. Louis, 1976-2004.

President alumni advisory council School Engineering, Washington University, St. Louis, 1990-1992. Corporal United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1954-1962.

Connections

Married Sheila Mathie Climie, June 24, 1961. Children: Elizabeth Carrick, Jennifer Kathryn.

father:
Harry William Cawns

mother:
Blanche Ophelia (Bays) Cawns

spouse:
Sheila Mathie Climie

children:
Elizabeth Carrick Cawns

Jennifer Kathryn Cawns