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Berwyn N. Fragner

strategic planning executive

Berwyn N. Fragner, American Strategic planning executive ( ind: manufacturing)strategic planning executive. Decorated Meritorious Service medal with 2 oak leaf clusters, Legion of Merit, Distinguished Service Medal; recipient Presidential citation, 1981; California Medal of Merit.

Background

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

Education

Bachelor of Arts with distinction, U. Delaware, 1950. Master of Arts, Harvard University, 1952.

Career

Vice president Royer & Roger, Inc., New York City, 1952-1962. Director Western division Goodway Printing Company, LosAngeles, 1962. Vice-president, director industrial relations TRW Defense and Space Systems Group, Redondo Beach, California, 1963-1977, vice president human relations TRW Systems and Energy, Redondo Beach, 1977-1981, TRW Electronics and Defense, 1981-1987.

Vice president strategic business development TRW Space and Defense, 1988^. Member of advisory board 1st Women's Bank of California Chairman Los Angeles City Private IndustryCouncil, 1979-1981. Member California Ednl.

Management and Evaluation Commission, 1974-1982. Chairman of the board of trustees California Academy Decathalon, 1980-1981. Member business execs. advising 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 of directors Indiana College Southern California, 1982-1986.

Board of Governors University of Southern California School Pharmacy, since 1982. Chairman Los Angeles County Private Industry Council, 1983-1988.

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.

father:
Rudolph Fragner

mother:
Rose (Lebowitz) Fragner

spouse:
Marcia Ruth Salkind

children:
Robin Beth Fragner

Matthew Charles Fragner

Lisa Rachel Fragner