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Charles Allen Collier

business executive.

Charles Allen Collier, business executive. Member American Institute of Elctrical Engineering Association Edison Illuminating Companies, Edison Elec. Institute, Southeastern Electric Exchange, Southern History Society, Georgia Society Professional Engineers, Society American Archaeology, Society American Military Engineers, Newcomen Society England (American branch), Chi Phi.; Mason.

Background

Collier, Charles Allen was born on September 5, 1888 in Atlanta, Georgia, United States. Son of Charles and Susan (Rawson) Collier.

Education

Student Georgia Technology, 1905-1909.

Career

Wiring and motor inspector, power sales engineer Georgia Ry & Power Company, Atlanta, 1909-1922. General sales manager Georgia Power Company, 1922-1927, vice president, 1927-1953, director, 1938 from. Consultant Southern Services, Inc., Birmingham, Alabama Trustee Atlanta Young Men's Christian Association Major, Specialist Reserve, retired.

Major Georgia Wing Civil Air Patrol, Executive officer, World World War World War II.

Works

  • Author articles on electrical subjects, advertising and community development. Originated Georgia Better Home Towns Program, 1944.

Membership

Member American Institute of Elctrical Engineering Association Edison Illuminating Companies, Edison Elec. Institute, Southeastern Electric Exchange, Southern History Society, Georgia Society Professional Engineers, Society American Archaeology, Society American Military Engineers, Newcomen Society England (American branch), Chi Phi. Mason.; Clubs: Army and Navy (Washington).

Connections

Married Elizabeth Sturgeon, November 30, 1910. Children: Elizabeth, Mary, Henrietta.

father:
Charles Collier

mother:
Susan (Rawson) Collier

spouse:
Elizabeth Sturgeon

children:
Elizabeth Collier

Mary Collier

Henrietta Collier