Log In

Douglas Omer Shumate Edit Profile

logistics engineer

Douglas Omer Shumate, American logistics engineer. Aviation cadet United States Air Force, 1956-1957. Member American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Air Force Association, American Defense Preparedness Association, Society Logistics Engineers (E.L. Joyner executive award 1986), University Arkansas Alumni Association.

Background

Shumate, Douglas Omer was born on March 1, 1936 in Charleston, Arkansas, United States. Son of Herbert Earnest and Virgina Bash (Young) Shumate.

Education

Bachelor in Industrial Psychology and Economics, University Arkansas, 1960.

Career

Chief logistics operations, Headquarters Air Force Logistics Command, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio., 1967-1973;with, Warner Robins Air Logistics Center, Robins Air Force Base, Georgia, since 1973;chief industrial systems engineering, Warner Robins Air Logistics Center, Robins Air Force Base, Georgia, 1978-1979;deputy chief resource mgmr., Warner Robins Air Logistics Center, Robins Air Force Base, Georgia, 1979-1980;deputy chief product quality and reliability, Warner Robins Air Logistics Center, Robins Air Force Base, Georgia, 1980-1990;chief engineering and applied science, Warner Robins Air Logistics Center, Robins Air Force Base, Georgia, 1991-1992;chief Robins science and engineering laboratory, Warner Robins Air Logistics Center, Robins Air Force Base, Georgia, since 1992.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author various Air Force publications.

Membership

Aviation cadet United States Air Force, 1956-1957. Member American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Air Force Association, American Defense Preparedness Association, Society Logistics Engineers (E.L. Joyner executive award 1986), University Arkansas Alumni Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, walking.

Connections

Married Billye Francille Elrod, July 30, 1960. Children: Jason Douglas, Stephen Bradley.

father:
Herbert Earnest Shumate

mother:
Virgina Bash (Young) Shumate

spouse:
Billye Francille Elrod

children:
Jason Douglas Shumate

Stephen Bradley Shumate