Log In

Daniel Francis Finn Edit Profile

Educational association executive

Daniel Francis Finn, American educational association executive. Decorated Croix de Guerre. Member executive board Tippecanoe council Boy Scouts American, 1963-1969; member executive board Lafayette Symphony Orchestra, 1965-1969. Served with United States Army, 1943-1945. Member National Association Educational Buyers, Indiana Association College and University Business Officers, Association Physical Plant Administrators, Kiwanis, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Finn, Daniel Francis was born on August 15, 1922 in Norwich, Connecticut, United States. Son of Daniel Francis and Elizabeth Ann (Elliott) Finn.

Education

AB cum laude in Economics, Brown University, 1943. Mechanical Engineering, University Maine, 1944. Postgraduate, University Nancy, (France), 1945.

Postgraduate, Purdue University, 1957.

Career

Assistant purchasing agent Brown University, Providence, 1946-1948, purchasing agent, 1948-1955, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, 1955-1961, business manager, assistant treasurer, 1961-1969. Executive vice president National Association College and University Business Officers, Washington, 1969-1985, senior vice president, 1985-1987, senior vice president emeritus, since 1987. Chairman national advisory panel National Center Higher Education Management Systems, Boulder, Colorado.

Consultant, lecturer to People's Republic of China Higher Education.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles in field.

Membership

Member executive board Tippecanoe council Boy Scouts American, 1963-1969. Member executive board Lafayette Symphony Orchestra, 1965-1969. Served with United States Army, 1943-1945.

Member National Association Educational Buyers, Indiana Association College and University Business Officers, Association Physical Plant Administrators, Kiwanis, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Gabrielle LaFayette Beausoleil, August 26, 1948. Children: Daniel, Mark, Chad, Beth, Bart.

father:
Daniel Francis Finn

mother:
Elizabeth Ann (Elliott) Finn

spouse:
Gabrielle LaFayette Beausoleil

child:
Daniel Finn

child:
Mark Finn

child:
Chad Finn

child:
Beth Finn

child:
Bart Finn