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Management educator

George Francis Farrimond,, American management educator. Certified professional contracts manager. Decorated Distinguished Flying Cross, 5 Air medals; Minuteman Educational scholar Air Force Institute of Technology, 1964, Education with Industry scholar Air Force Institute of Technology, 1970.


Farrimond,, George Francis was born on September 23, 1932 in Peerless, Utah, United States. Son of George Francis and Ruth (Howard) Farrimond.


Bachelor of Science, University Utah, 1955. Master of Business Administration, University Missouri, 1968. Doctor of Philosophy, Portland State University, 1989.


Enlisted, United States Air Force, 1955; advanced through grades lieutenant colonel, United States Air Force, 1971; master navigator, United States Air Force, various locations, 1955-1971; flight commander 360th tactical electrical war squadron, United States Air Force, Saigon, Socialist Republic of Vietnam., Vietnam, 1971-1972; chief procurement operations, United States Air Force, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio., 1972-1973; chief pricing operations division, United States Air Force, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio., 1973-1976; retired, United States Air Force, 1976; assistant professor business, Southern Oregon State College, Ashland, 1976-1982; associate professor, Southern Oregon State College, Ashland, 1982-1989; professor, Southern Oregon State College, Ashland, since 1989. Consultant small business, Jackson County, Oregon, 1976-1995. Consultant Japanese management, Jackson County, 1981-1994.

Facilitated decision making body for economics development in Southern Oregon, 1995.


  • Certified professional contracts manager.


Chairman Wright-Patterson Air Force Base div United Fund, 1973-1976. Little league coach various teams, Arkansas and Missouri, 1963-1971. Sunday School teacher Church of Latter-day Saints, various states.

Member American Production and Inventory Control Society (vice president education committee 1982-1984), Production Operations Management Society, Cascade Systems Society, Air Force Society, Society Japanese Studies, Screenprinting & Graphic Imaging Association International, Beta Gamma Sigma.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: oil painting, grandfather clocks, personal computers, reforestation.


Married Polly Ann Fowler, March 21, 1988. Children: George Kenneth, Ronald Kay, Carrie Frances, Holly Jean, Celine Brooke, Karli Elise.

George Francis Farrimond,

Ruth (Howard) Farrimond,

Polly Ann Fowler

Celine Brooke Farrimond,

Holly Jean Farrimond,

Ronald Kay Farrimond,

Karli Elise Farrimond,

George Kenneth Farrimond,

Carrie Frances Farrimond,