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engineering research company executive

Bruce Bradley Alker, American Engineering research company executive. Avocations: agricultural land development, farming,, antique off-road vehicle making, skiing. M C. Recipient grant United States Navy, 1976. Cub scout leader, Boy Scouts American, Thousand Oaks, 1975-1976, assistant scoutmaster, 1977-1982. Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Society for Experimental Stress Analysis (Winner Ca. State Lab Contest 1966).

Background

Alker, Bruce Bradley was born on January 30, 1945 in New Orleans. Son of Albert Raymond and Winifred Emily (Lilley) Alker.

Education

Associate of Arts, Santa Monica City College, California, 1964;student, University of California at Los Angeles, 1965-1966;Bachelor of Science in Nuclear Engineering, California State University, Northridge, 1967.

Career

Technical writer, Bunker Ramo, Inc., Westlake Village, California, 1966-1968;senior field engineer, Bunker Ramo, Inc., Westlake Village, 1968-1972;applications engineer, Bunker Ramo, Inc., Westlake Village, 1972-1973;senior design engineer, Bunker Ramo, Inc., Westlake Village, 1973-1975;engineering specialist, Bunker Ramo, Inc., Westlake Village, 1975-1980;staff systems engineer, Bunker Ramo, Inc., Westlake Village, 1980-1981;co founder, vice president advanced planning, Alpharel Inc., Camarillo, California, 1981-1986;chief engineer, Image Engineering, Thousand Oaks, California, since 1991;president, founder, Chief Executive Officer, Vista Computers Systems, Inc., Westlake Village, California, since 1986. Consultant Autologic, Inc. Newbury Park, California, 1980, advisor to board Alpharel, Inc., Camarillo, California, 1982-1986, chairman of board Vista Computer Systems, Inc., Westlake Village, Inc., since 1986.

Achievements

  • Avocations: agricultural land development, farming,, antique off-road vehicle making, skiing. M C.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-inventor: Front End Comm Processor, 1977 (Engineer Merit award 1977). Inventor: Refined Mill 188-C Driver, 1978, Computer Based Drawing Management System, 1985.

Membership

Cub scout leader, Boy Scouts American, Thousand Oaks, 1975-1976, assistant scout master, 1977-1982. Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Society for Experimental Stress Analysis (Winner Ca. State Lab Contest 1966).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: agricultural land development, farming,, antique off-road vehicle making, skiing.

Connections

Married Carol Jean Nelson, March 3, 1966. Children: Kenneth, Wendy C., Amy.

father:
Albert Raymond Alker

mother:
Winifred Emily (Lilley) Alker

spouse:
Carol Jean Nelson

child:
Kenneth Alker

child:
Wendy C. Alker

child:
Amy Alker