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Earl Lawson McEver

engineering and construction firm executive

Earl Lawson McEver, American engineering and construction firm executive. Member Sharpstown Civic Association, Houston, since 1977. Served with United States Air Force, 1944-1945. Member American Society of Civil Engineers.

Background

McEver, Earl Lawson was born on October 26, 1926 in McGregor, Texas, United States. Son of Thomas Jones and Mary Edna (Lawson) master of Civil Engineering.

Education

Student, Oklahoma State University, 1946. Student, International Corresponding School, 1952.

Career

Industrial engineer Lone Star Gas Company, Temple, Texas, 1948-1949. Assistant city engineer City of Temple, 1949-1951. Engineer, designer Brown & Root, Inc., Houston, 1951-1954, engineering design group leader, 1954-1960, project engineer Montreal, 1960-1961, chief mechanical engineer, 1961-1963, project manager Houston, 1963-1966.

Chairman, president, chief executive officer McEver Engineering Inc., 1966-1977. President SMC McEver Inc., since 1977.

Religion

The Gospel of Christ shows the essential steps that one must take to attain the goal of salvation.

Views

The erroneous notion that one gender must strive against another cannot be accepted.

Membership

Member Sharpstown Civic Association, Houston, since 1977. Served with United States Air Force, 1944-1945. Member American Society of Civil Engineers.

Clubs: Riverbend Country, Golfcrest Country.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Golf.

Connections

Married Janette Pearl Clower, September 9, 1948 (divorced 1972). Children: Michael, Darrell, David, Diane. Married Patricia Ann Wilson, June 1, 1986 (divorced 1988).

Politics

Every Church statement in social or economic field should be seriously considered and demonstrate a competence in political sphere.