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Manufacturing executive

Gerald Leroy Niesen, American manufacturing executive. Chartered Life Underwriter. Recipient Professional Meeting Planner award Marriott Hotel, 1984; named Marine Air Reserve Officer of Year, 1978. Served to colonel United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1943-1987. Member Meeting Planners International (president Tampa Bay chapter 1986-1987, certified meeting professional), Florida Business Travel Association.

Background

Niesen, Gerald Leroy was born on July 22, 1926 in St. Paul. Son of Leonard Joseph and Theresa (Carr) Niesen.

Education

Bachelor, St. Thomas University, 1950. Postgraduate, University Minnesota, 1962. Postgraduate, University South Florida, 1980.

Career

Manager special manufacturing Brown & Bigelow, St. Paul, 1950-1952. Production manager Honeywell Avionics, Clearwater, Florida, from 1957. Advisor Tampa Bay Meeting Planners International Professional Planning Organization.

Achievements

  • Chartered Life Underwriter.

Membership

Served to colonel United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1943-1987. Member Meeting Planners International (president Tampa Bay chapter 1986-1987, certified meeting professional), Florida Business Travel Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Wood crafting.

Connections

Married Ihla Rosie Gottbehut, July, 17, 1948. Children: Jeffrey Michael, Brad, Cindy Koffman, Paul Norman, Michelle Dawn.

father:
Leonard Joseph Niesen

mother:
Theresa (Carr) Niesen

spouse:
Ihla Rosie Gottbehut

child:
Jeffrey Michael Niesen

child:
Brad Niesen

child:
Cindy Koffman Niesen

child:
Paul Norman Niesen

child:
Michelle Dawn Niesen