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Harold Thomas Marckwardt, American association executive. Recipient One of Hollywood's Top Ten Young Men award, 1954.

Background

Marckwardt, Harold Thomas was born on May 4, 1920 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Herman and Carrie (Polachek) Marckwardt.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University of Southern California, 1949, AM, 1953. Master of Science, University of California, 1970, postgraduate, 1970.

Career

Tool and machinery designer Douglas Aircraft, Santa Monica, California, 1939-1943. Playground leader County Los Angeles, 1946-1947. Community program director Hollywood (California) Young Men’s Christian Association, 1947-1951, director community program and building, 1952-1955.

Executive director Westchester Young Men’s Christian Association, Los Angeles, 1955-1963. Area director National Council Young Men’s Christian Association, 1963-1966, president Western Center Associations, Los Angeles, 1966-1989. International management consultant, Indonesia, 1985-1991, Sri Lanka, 1989.

Field associate International Executive Service Corps, 1987. Executive director California Youth and Government Statewide Committee, 1965, delegate seminar United Nations, 1959. Colliver lecturer U. Pacific, 1965.

Trainer, Leadership Development Camp, Los Angeles, 1959. Member Mayor's Steering Committee, 1973-1975, chairman Mayor's Facilitators committee Conference Children, Youth and Senior Citizens, 1974. Member employment and training subcommittee Los Angeles County Task Force, 1977.

Member Task Force on Equity for Women in Employment, 1976-1977. Certified member New Zealand Preferred Agent Link Program, 1996.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Leader Makes The Difference, 1968, LEading Discussion Groups, 1972, How to Make Executive Decisions About Training, 1976, 16 Steps to the Job You Want, 1979, The Quality Circles Kit, 1982.

Membership

Executive director California Youth and Government Statewide Committee, 1965, delegate seminary United Nations, 1959. Trainer Leadership Development Camp, Los Angeles, 1959. Member Mayor's Steering Committee, 1973-1975, chairman Mayor's Facilitators committee Conference Children, Youth and Senior Citizens, 1974.

Member employment and training subcommittee Los Angeles County Task Force Equity for Women in Employment, 1976-1977. Certified member New Zealand Preferred Agent Link program, since 1996. 1st lieutenant United States Army Air Force, 1943-1946, United States Air Force (Strategic Air Command), 1950-1952.

Member American Society Tool Engineers (charter member), Pacific Southwest Area Young Men’s Christian Association Association Professional Directors (president 1963-1966), Organization Development Network, Airplane Owner's and Pilots Association, American Society Training and Development (vice president 1979, president 1980), International Federation Training and Development Organizations, PAcific Asia Travel Association (executive board 1994-1998), Indonesian Business Society, American Society Travel Agents, Indonesian Trade Mission, World Span-One Club (president 1993-1994, vice president 1991-1993), Australian Tourist Commission (certified, member Australian tourist advisory board since 1997).

Connections

Married Patricia Ann Hoffman, April 7, 1945. Children: Craig, Diana, Brad, Glenn.

father:
Herman Marckwardt

mother:
Carrie (Polachek) Marckwardt

spouse:
Patricia Ann Hoffman

child:
Diana Marckwardt

child:
Craig Marckwardt

child:
Glenn Marckwardt

child:
Brad Marckwardt