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Acoustical engineer

Gordon Leonard Bricken, acoustical engineer. Recipient service commendation California Senate and Assembly, 1983, President of the United States, 1983. Councilman City of Santa Ana, 1974-1984, mayor, 1981-1983. Member Institute Noise Control Engineers, National Council Acoustical Engineers, Elks, Rotary.

Background

Bricken, Gordon Leonard was born on November 1, 1936 in Louisville. Son of William Wathen and Kathleen (Easley) Bricken.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, Loyola University, Los Angeles, 1959;Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, University of California at Los Angeles, 1961;postgraduate, University of California, Irvine, 1972.

Career

Member technical staff, Hughes Aircraft, Fullerton, California, 1961-1968;senior engineer, Northrop Corporation, Fullerton, 1968-1972;environmental manager Olson laboratories, Northrop Corporation, Fullerton, 1972-1976;partner, vice president, Hilliard & Bricken, Santa Ana, California, 1976-1981;owner, president, Gordon Bricken & Associations, Inc., Santa Ana, since 1981.

Membership

Councilman City of Santa Ana, 1974-1984, mayor, 1981-1983. Member Institute Noise Control Engineers, National Council Acoustical Engineers, Elks, Rotary.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: antique cars, collecting camera, historical traveling.

Connections

Married Maureen Barbara Mulligan, May 11, 1963. Children: Barbara, Mary, Patricia, Victoria.

father:
William Wathen Bricken

mother:
Kathleen (Easley) Bricken

spouse:
Maureen Barbara Mulligan

children:
Barbara Bricken

Mary Bricken

Patricia Bricken

Victoria Bricken