Log In

Álvaro Edmundo Cardoso Edit Profile

Civil engineer

Álvaro Edmundo Cardoso, Colombian civil engineer. Registered professional engineer, Georgia, Florida, Alabama, North Carolina, South Carolina, Colombia. Recipient Non-Member Appreciation award Hispanoam Club, 1981. Consul of Colombia, Atlanta, 1967-1989; vice chairman Atlanta Council for International Visitors, 1970-1972. Member American Society of Civil Engineers, Gun Club (Bogotá), Hospanoam (president 1985-1986).

Background

Cardoso, Álvaro Edmundo was born on March 8, 1936 in Bogotá, Colombia. Son of Joaquin Emilio and Lola (Vargas) Cardoso.

Education

Bachelor of Science in engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, 1958. Master of Science in engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, 1970.

Career

With Colombian Government, 1958-1965. Civil engineer Law Engineering Testing Company, 1966-1970, Georgia Power Company, Atlanta, 1970-1975. International manager Brainard Kilman Drill Company, 1975-1980, Latin American Sales Law engineer, Latin American division, since 1980.

Achievements

  • Registered professional engineer, Georgia, Florida, Alabama, North Carolina, South Carolina, Colombia.

Membership

Consul of Colombia, Atlanta, 1967-1989. Vice chairman Atlanta Council for International Visitors, 1970-1972. Member American Society of Civil Engineers, Gun Club (Bogotá), Hospanoam (president 1985-1986).

Connections

Married Shelby Jean Rayder, September 8, 1956. Children: Carmen Marcela, Yolanda Roxanne.

father:
Joaquin Emilio Cardoso

mother:
Lola (Vargas) Cardoso

spouse:
Shelby Jean Rayder

children:
Carmen Marcela Cardoso

Yolanda Roxanne Cardoso