Log In

Charles William Whalen, Edit Profile

representative , Retail executive , writer

Charles William Whalen,, writer, retail executive, Former United States Representative, Ohio. Recipient Distinguished Alumnus award University Dayton Alumni Association, 1975, Alumni Lifetime Achievement award University Dayton School Business Administration, 2001.

Background

Whalen,, Charles William was born on July 31, 1920 in Dayton, Ohio, United States. Son of Charles William and Colette (Kelleher) Whalen.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Dayton, 1942. HHD (honorary), University Dayton, 1980. Master of Business Administration, Harvard University, 1946.

Postgraduate, Ohio State University, 1960. Doctor of Laws, Central State University, Ohio, 1966.

Career

Vice president Dayton Dress Company, 1946-1952. Faculty University Dayton, 1952-1966. Member 90th-95th Congresses 3d District Ohio.

President New Directions, Washington, 1978-1979. Fellow Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, 1980. Adjunct professor School International Service, American University, 1981.

Membership

Member Ohio House of Representatives, 1954-1960, Ohio Senate, 1960-1966. Member International Volunteer Services, Inc., 1985-1995. Vice president Washington Institute Foreign Affairs, 1982-1998.

Member University Dayton advisory board Center for International Studies, 1990-1996. Board directors Harvard Business School, Washington, 1982-1984, 91-94. 1st lieutenant Army of the United States, 1943-1946.

Member of Dayton Bicycle Club, Kenwood Country Club, Capitol Hill Club.

Connections

Married Mary Barbara Gleason, December 27, 1958. Children– Charles E., Daniel D., Edward J., Joseph M., Anne E., Mary B.

father:
Charles William Whalen,

mother:
Colette (Kelleher) Whalen,

spouse:
Mary Barbara Gleason

children:
Charles E. Whalen,

Daniel D. Whalen,

Edward J. Whalen,

Joseph M. Whalen,

Anne E. Whalen,

Mary B. Whalen,