Log In

Electra Catsonis Beahler Edit Profile

Electra Catsonis Beahler, American Lawyer ( law: pract. & administration)Legislativelawyer. Recipient Schaeffer award Phi Delta Delta, 1962; board directors Public Mems. Association of the Foreign Svc. Member American Bar Association, Internat.

Background

Beahler, Electra Catsonis was born on August 6, 1933 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Daughter of Achilles and Anastasia (Carzis) Catsonis.

Education

Bachelor of Arts with honors, Pennsylvania State University, 1955. Juris Doctor with honors, George Washington University, 1969.

Career

Bar:District of Columbia 1970, United States Superior Court 1974. Assistant editor Aero Digest, Washington,1955-1956, Fairchild Engine & Airplane Company, Washington, 1956-1957. Exec.asst. international public relations department Kaiser Industries Corporation, Washington, 1957-1960.

Secretary to president George Washington University, Washington, 1960-1962. Legislation assistant to Congressman Donald D. Clancy, Washington, 1962-1967;administrative assistant to Congressman John M. Ashbrook, Washington, 1968-1973. Minority counsel education House Committee Edition and Labor, United States House of Representatives, Washington, 1981-1985.

Free lance writer; consultant unites states department State, United States Agency for International Development, United States Information Agency.

Membership

Board directors Public Members Association of Foreign Service. Member of American Bar Association, National Trust History Preservation, Washington Indiana Writers, George Washington University Law Association, Women's Bar Association District of Columbia, Federal Bar Association, District of Columbia Bar, Airplane Owners and Pilots Association, Ninety-Nines, International Organization Women Pilots.

Connections

Married John Leroy Beahler, February 7, 1973.