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Communications executive

George R. Fath, American Communications executive.

Background

Fath, George R. was born on July 9, 1938 in Cincinnati. Son of Charles and Rebecca (Gilreath) Fath.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, University Miami, Coral Gables, Florida, 1960. Graduate, General Electric Advanced Courses, 1964. Master of Electrical Engineering, Syracuse University, 1966.

Doctor of Philosophy, Syracuse University, 1969.

Career

Manager advanced technical, General Electric, Arlington, Virginia, 1975-1977; manager avionics development, General Electric, Utica, New York, 1977-1983; manager digital engineering, General Electric, Lynchburg, Virginia, 1983-1985; manager public service engineering, General Electric, Lynchburg, Virginia, 1985-1990; manager product and process engineering, Ericsson General Electric Mobile Communications, Lynchburg, 1990; manager engineering, Ericsson General Electric Mobile Communications, Lynchburg, 1990-1991; vice president, general manager land mobile radio, Ericsson General Electric Mobile Communications, Lynchburg, since 1991. Presenter professional conferences. Panel chairman Space Division Information Processing Sys., 1975, 76.

Membership

Board directors special activities Utica (New York ) chapter Elfun Society, 1979, 80. Board directors Telecomm. Industry Association, Central Virginia Community College, Lynchburg Regional Airport Commission.

Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Air Force Communications Electronics Association, National Association Business and Educational Radio, Piedmont Club, Radio Club American, Oakwood Country Club, Sigma Psi.

Connections

Married Nancy Morris, June 1963. 1 child, George R. Junior, Kathy, Patti.

father:
Charles Fath

mother:
Rebecca (Gilreath) Fath

spouse:
Nancy Morris