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educator , foundation executive

Edward T. Weaver, American foundation executive, educator. Member International Council on Social Welfare (assistant treasurer general, treasurer general, vice president).

Background

Weaver, Edward T. was born on December 13, 1931 in Beggs, Oklahoma, United States. Son of Thurmon Wesley and Thelma Cleo (Wright) Weaver.

Education

Student, Southwest Missouri State University, 1959. Bachelor, Center Bible College, Springfield, Missouri, 1959. Master Social Work, Washington University, 1961.

Master of Public Administration, University Southern California, 1981. Doctor Public Administration, University Southern California, 1985.

Career

Administrator Lake Bluff (Illinois) Children's Home, 1961-1964. Regional director Illinois Department Children and Family Services, Champaign, 1964-1966, Chicago, 1966-1968, director Springfield, 1968-1972, Ill Department Public Aid, Springfield, 1971-1973. Senior associate Booz, Allen & Hamilton, Washington, 1973-1974.

Executive director American Public Welfare Association, 1974-1985. Vice president Paramount Communications, Inc. (formerly Gulf & Western Inc.), New York City, 1985-1989.

President Paramount Communications Foundation, 1985-1991. Professor Henry W. Bloch School Business and Public Administration University Missouri-Kansas City, since 1989. Lecturer University Illinois, Champaign, 1966.

Visiting professor Washington University, St. Louis, 1978-1985, 90-92. Board directors Independent Sector, Washington, 1987-1992. Trustee Lois and SamuelSilberman Fund, New York City, 1988-1991, American Humane Association, 1990-1994, Camp Fire Inc., since 1992, Mid-American Care Foundation, since 1991, Midwest Care Centers, Inc., since 1995.

Membership

Member International Council on Social Welfare (assistant treasurer general, treasurer general, vice president).

Connections

Married Judith A. DeVliegher. Children: Mark E., Kirk B.

father:
Thurmon Wesley Weaver

mother:
Thelma Cleo (Wright) Weaver

spouse:
Judith A. DeVliegher

children:
Mark E. Weaver

Kirk B. Weaver