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higher education executive

Edward Elton Birch, American higher education executive. Director United Way, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara Chamber of Commerce, Santa Barbara Industry End. Council, Santa Barbara Bank and Trust. Member National Society Fund Raising Executives, American Council on Education, Council for Advancement and Support of Education, National Association State University and Land Grant Colleges, LaCumbre Golf and Country Club.

Background

Birch, Edward Elton was born on July 8, 1938 in Medina, New York, United States. Son of Elton E. and Gertrude H. (Simonds) Birch.

Education

Bachelor of Science, State University of New York, 1960. Master of Arts, Ohio University, 1962. Phd, Michigan State University, 1969.

Career

Assistant dean students instructor, human relations, Ohio U., Athens, 1963-1965;assistant vice chancellor, Oakland U. (Michigan State University), Rochester, Michigan, 1965-1970;vice president, associate professor, Ohio Wesleyan University, Delaware, 1970-1976;vide chancellor student and isla vista affairs, University of California, Santa Barbara, 1976-1977;vice chancellor administrative services and student affairs, University of California, Santa Barbara, 1977-1980;vice chancellor student and community affairs, University of California, Santa Barbara, 1980-1988;vice chancellor institutional advancement, University of California, Santa Barbara, since 1988;vice president, XXIIIrd Olympiad, Los Angeles, 1984. Director University of California Santa Barbara Foundation, Alumni Association.

Membership

Director United Way, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara Chamber of Commerce, Santa Barbara Industry End. Council, Santa Barbara Bank and Trust. Member National Society Fund Raising Executives, American Council on Education, Council for Advancement and Support of Education, National Association State University and Land Grant Colleges, LaCumbre Golf and Country Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: tennis, biking, reading.

Connections

Married Suzanne Arlene Pratt, August 22, 1959. Chldren: Yvette Suzanne, Michele Noel.

father:
Elton E. Birch

mother:
Gertrude H. (Simonds) Birch

spouse:
Suzanne Arlene Pratt