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consultant , chemical company executive

Harlan E. Tiefenthal, American chemical company executive, consultant. Trustee Village of Western Springs, 1973-1977, 80-81; member utilities commission, since 1972. Member American Chemical Society (emeritus), Society Tribiologists and Lubrication Engineers.

Background

Tiefenthal, Harlan E. was born on August 23, 1922 in Kalamazoo. Son of Earl Albert and Amber Viola Tiefenthal.

Education

Bachelor, Kalamazoo College, 1944;Master of Science, University of Illinois, 1948;Doctor of Philosophy, Michigan State University, 1950;Master of Business Administration, University of Chicago, 1965.

Career

Chemistry instructor, Kalamazoo College, 1946-1947;laboratory instructor, Michigan State University, East Lansing, 1948-1950;fellow, Mellon Institute, Pittsburgh, 1950-1954;research group leader, Koppers Company, Inc., Pittsburgh, 1954-1962;director special projects, Armour Industrial Chemicals, Company, McCook, Illinois, 1962-1968;president, Tiefenthal Associations, Western Springs, Illinois, since 1968;president, Deep Valley Chemical Company, Western Springs, Illinois, 1973-1989;vice president, Master Data Management Chemicals, Inc., West Lafayette, Indiana, since 1976;president, Western Springs Company, 1981-1985. Consultant Bristol Myers Corporation, New York City, 1980-1989, Lopatin, Miller, Freedman, Detroit, 1985.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor chapters to books, papers to professional journals. Patentee in field.

Membership

Trustee Village of Western Springs, 1973-1977, 80-81. Member utilities commission, since 1972. Member American Chemical Society (emeritus), Society Tribiologists and Lubrication Engineers.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: tennis, dancing.

Connections

Married Marguerite Aurand, November 26, 1942. Children: Susan, Daniel, Elisabeth, Carol.

father:
Earl Albert

mother:
Amber Viola Tiefenthal

spouse:
Marguerite Aurand

child:
Susan Tiefenthal

child:
Daniel Tiefenthal

child:
Elisabeth Tiefenthal

child:
Carol Tiefenthal