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Edward Joseph Carlough, American executive. Recipient Edward J. Small award Employee Assistance Professionals Association, 1991, James Connolly award New England Irish-American Labor Coalition, 1990, Gift of Sight award International Guiding Eyes, 1989, medal of honor Association for Handicapped, 1992; Edward J. Carlough Chair of International Labor Relations established American University, Washington, 1992.

Background

Carlough, Edward Joseph was born on April 10, 1932 in Bronx, New York, United States. Son of Edward Francis and Florence (Sweeney) Carlough.

Education

Bachelor in Political Science, American University, 1955. Doctor of Laws, Hofstra University, 1989.

Career

Apprentice, Sheet Metal Workers' International Association, New York City, 1949-1951; staff member, Labor's League Political Education, Washington, 1955-1956; director research, Sheet Metal Workers' International Association, Washington, 1957-1960; director organization, Sheet Metal Workers' International Association, Washington, 1960-1970; general president, Sheet Metal Workers' International Association, Washington, since 1970. Vice president American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations building trades department, Washington, member Executive Board metal trades department, maritime trades department, general board directors.

Membership

Chairman Dollars Against Diabetes, since 1987. Sponsor Special Olympics, Washington, 1990. Chairman Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, member Democratic National Committee Finance Council.

Member National Planning Association (board trustees), National Center Education and The Economy (board directors), Americans Energy Independence (board directors), National Building Museum (board directors), Committee changing International Realities, Hassan-Fathy Institute.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: sailing, skiing.

Connections

Married June Mosburg, September 11, 1954. Children: Layne, Gail, Tracey, Christopher.

father:
Edward Francis Carlough

mother:
Florence (Sweeney) Carlough

spouse:
June Mosburg

child:
Tracey Carlough

child:
Christopher Carlough

child:
Gail Carlough

child:
Layne Carlough