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Gail Thakarar, American health care executive. Recipient Sethna scholarship, 1959-1963; D.M. Petit Merit scholar 1963. President, board directors Montessori Children's House of Valley Forge, 1979, 80; board directors Girl Scouts United States, Pasadena, 1986. Member American Society Personnel Administrators, American Compensation Association, American Management Association.

Background

Thakarar, Gail was born on July 30, 1943 in Bombay, India. Daughter of Burjor J. and Dina B. (Gorimar) Jahina.

Education

Bachelor in Commerce, University Bombay, 1963. Master of Business Administration in Industrial Relations, University Pennsylvania, 1965.

Career

Manager records management and evaluation Opportunities Industrialization Center, Philadelphia, 1965-1967. Representative, manager General Electric Corporation, 1967-1977. Private practice human resource consultant, 1977-1980.

Personnel relations manager SmithKline Beecham Beckman Corporation, 1980-1981. Manager employee relations Occidental Petroleum Corporation, Los Angeles, 1981-1984. Corporation vice president human resources Beverly Enterprises, Pasadena, California, since 1984.

Membership

President, board directors Montessori Children's House of Valley Forge, 1979, 80. Board directors Girl Scouts United States, Pasadena, 1986. Member American Society Personnel Administrators, American Compensation Association, American Management Association.

Connections

Married Ramesh H. Thakarar, August 28, 1968. Children: Ajay, Sean, Dina.