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information systems specialist

Edward Albert Otting, American information systems specialist. Recipient Outstanding Citizen award American Legion, Indianapolis, 1979.


Otting, Edward Albert was born on April 6, 1931 in Indianapolis, Indiana, United States. Son of Albert Henry and Kathryn Lucille (Hutchison) Otting.


Bachelor of Science, Indiana University, 1953. Master of Business Administration, Indiana University, 1957.


Director computer operations, Eli Lilly and Company, Indianapolis, 1971-1972; director corporation materials planning, Eli Lilly and Company, Indianapolis, 1972-1974; director information systems, Eli Lilly and Company, Indianapolis, 1974-1982; director information systems and planning, Eli Lilly and Company, Indianapolis, 1982-1983; director information systems operations, Eli Lilly and Company, Indianapolis, since 1983. Member of advisory board State Indiana Department Mental Health, Indianapolis, 1968-1971.


Member Master of Business Administration Advisory Council Indiana University Graduate School Business, Bloomington, since 1978, Industry Advisory Council Purdue University Computer Tech.Dept., West Lafayette, Indiana, 1979-1984, Science and Engineering Council University Evansville, Indiana, since 1984. Member board information services City and County Government, Indianapolis, since 1984. Member advisory council National Communications Forum, Chicago, since 1985.

Served with United States Army, 1954-1956. Member Association Retarded Citizens (president 1978-1980), Education Foundation Data Processing Management Association (president since 1982).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: boating, hiking, reading, spectator sports.


Married Mary Lou Beck, July 12, 1953. 1 child, Angela.

Albert Henry Otting

Kathryn Lucille (Hutchison) Otting

Mary Lou Beck

Angela Otting