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Communications executive

Brockway Mc Millan, American former communications executive.

Background

Millan, Brockway Mc was born on March 30, 1915 in Minneapolis. Son of Franklin and Luvena (Brockway) McMillan.

Education

Student, Armour Institute of Technology, 1934. Bachelor of Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1936. Doctor of Philosophy, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1939.

Career

Procter fellow, Princeton, 1939-1940; H.B. Fine instructor, Princeton, 1940-1941; with, Bell Telephone laboratories, 1946-1961; director military research, Bell Telephone laboratories, 1959-1961; assistant secretary research and development, United States Air Force, 1961-1963; under-secretary, United States Air Force, 1963-1965; executive director military research, Bell Telephone laboratories, Whippany, New Jersey, 1965-1969; vice president military development, Bell Telephone laboratories, 1969-1979.

Membership

Member Board Education Summit, New Jersey, 1958-1961. Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1945. Fellow American Association for the Advancement of Science, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.

Member National Academy of Engineering, Society Industrial and Applied Mathematics (president 1959-1960), American Mathematics Society, Mathematics Association American, Institute of Mathematics Statistics.

Connections

Married Audrey Wishard, September 2, 1942. Children– Sarah Linn McMillan Taylor, Douglas Wishard, Gordon Brockway.

father:
Franklin McMillan

mother:
Luvena (Brockway) McMillan

spouse:
Audrey Wishard

child:
Douglas Wishard Millan

child:
Sarah Linn McMillan Taylor Millan

child:
Gordon Brockway Millan