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Donald Maclaren Simmons

business executive.

Donald Maclaren Simmons, business executive. Member Insulated Power Cable Engineers Association (past president), American Institute Elec. Engineers.

Background

Simmons, Donald Maclaren was born on July 29, 1889 in New York City. Son of Edwin S. and Elizabeth MacLaren.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Princeton, 1911. Electrical Engineer, 1913, England D., 1939.

Career

Research and development engineer Standard Underground Cable Company, 1913-1927. After its merger into General Cable Corporation, successively director high voltage transmission, chief electrical engineer, chief engineer, 1927-1939, vice president, director 1939-1949.

Membership

Member Insulated Power Cable Engineers Association (past president), American Institute Elec. Engineers; Clubs: University (New York).

Connections

Married Rachel L. McKnight, January 28, 1921. Children: Donald M., Mary Elizabeth Davis.

father:
Edwin S.

mother:
Elizabeth MacLaren

spouse:
Rachel L. McKnight

children:
Donald M. Simmons

Mary Elizabeth Davis Simmons