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George Edward Willis

land developer , electronics technology educator

George Edward Willis, American electronics technology educator, land developer. Certified teacher in postsecondary technical education, high school science teacher and supervisor, principal. Recipient Community Service award Mayor of Odessa, 1978. With United States Air Force, 1951-1953; Korea. Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (senior; chairman 1977-1978), Texas Junior College Teachers Association.

Background

Willis, George Edward was born on December 24, 1932 in Del Rio, Texas, United States. Son of Robert Dean and Ruthie Lee (Jones) Willis.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Southwest Texas State University, 1958. Master of Education, Sul Ross State University, 1966. Doctor of Education, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, 1972.

Career

Teacher physics and electronics Permian High School, Odessa, Texas, 1959-1966. Chairman instrumentation and electronic data processing Odessa College, 1976-1979, instructor, chairman department, electronics, 1966-1972, professor, chairman department electronics, 1972-1989, professor electronics, from 1989.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher in postsecondary technical education, high school science teacher and supervisor, principal.

Membership

With United States Air Force, 1951-1953. Korea. Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (senior. Chairman 1977-1978), Texas Junior College Teachers Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, rodeo.

Connections

Married Clara Lou Remmert, December 28, 1954. 1 child, Edward Dean.