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Information and technology consultant

Howard Kenneth Lipan, American Information and technology consultant.


Lipan, Howard Kenneth was born on June 17, 1939 in New York City. Son of Irving and Rose Lipan.


Bachelor of Science, Columbia University, 1966;postgraduate, Columbia University, 1967-1968.


Computer programmer, Metropolitan Life, New York City, 1968-1969;system analyst, Western Union, New York City, 1969-1971;project leader, system architect, E.F. Shelley & Company. New York City, 1971-1975;director applications and system development, New York University, New York City, 1975-1976;president, Digital Automation Enterprises, New York City, 1977-1982;senior consultant, founding member, The Yourdon Cons. Group, New York City, 1983-1985;managing consultant, James Martin Associations, Reston, Virginia, 1985;senior consultant, instructor, McDonnell Douglas/Gane & Sarson India Standard Time, St. Louis, 1985-1991;principal consultant, owner, DAE, New York City, since 1991.

Consultant Institute Museum Superior vena cava syndrome, Washington, 1979-1980.


  • Achievements include mentoring and leading the business innovation and technology transformation for the new senior managemet team to turn around the fortunes of a near failing regional bank (United States Bancorp). To become the 8th largest financial holding company in the United States with $189 billion in assets. Proved the feasibility of segmentation and asset swapping between internal business units that satisfied state insruance regulations requiring external, non-segmentated operations.

    Pioneered the use of opeations research models in the grants award process.


  • Other Work

    • Author course books and articles.


Cadet Civil Air Patrol, Island Park, New York, 1950s. Computer advisor Orpheus Chamber Orchestra, New York City, 1994. Member junior committee New York City Ballet, 1995-1998.

Member Ovation Society Carnegie Hall, New York City, since 1996. Founding member National Campaign for Tolerance, 2001. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Computer Society, Association for Computing Machinery, American Management Association, Data Administration Management Association, New York Academy of Sciences, Alumni Federation of Columbia University.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: travel, photography, sailing, sculpture, tennis.


Married Nanci Lee Youngerman, May 28, 1971 (divorced February 1986). Married Marjorie Ann Morris, May 29, 1988.

Irving Lipan

Rose Lipan

Nanci Lee Youngerman

Marjorie Ann Morris