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consultant , Environmental engineer

J. Winston Porter, American Environmental engineer, consultant. Chairman Loudoun County Republican Committee, Leesburg, 1982-1984; president Loudoun County Chamber of C., Leesburg, 1985. Member American Institute Chemical Engineers, American Chemical Society, Water Pollution Control Federation, University of California, University Texas Alumni Association.

Background

Porter, J. Winston was born on November 14, 1937 in Houston, Texas, United States. Son of William Travis and Juanita (Burnley) Porter.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Texas, 1960;Doctor of Philosophy, University of California, 1965.

Career

Chairman chemistry Department, University Petroleum & Minerals, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, 1965-1966;senior engineer, supervisor science development operation, Bechtel Corporation, San Francisco, 1966-1972;manager environmental services department, Bechtel Corporation, San Francisco, 1972-1974;vice president, International Bechtel Inc., Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 1974-1975;vice president, Saudi Arabian Bechtel Company, Al-Khobar, Saudi Arabia, 1975-1976;principal, J.W. Porter & Associations, Leesburg, Virginia, 1976-1985;assistant administrator, Office of Solid Waste & Emergency Response, Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, 1985-1989;principal, J.W. Porter & Associations, Sterling, Virginia, since 1989.

Religion

The objective people wish to attain is not merely to be saved from something. God wishes his children to be saved to something.

Politics

The use of force should be supported, but only in extreme situations and only when the need is clear beyond reasonable doubt, and through appropriate international organizations.

Views

The family is the most basic of human institutions through which people are nurtured and sustained in love, responsibility, and respect.

Membership

Chairman Loudoun County Republican Committee, Leesburg, 1982-1984. President Loudoun County Chamber of C., Leesburg, 1985. Member American Institute Chemical Engineers, American Chemical Society, Water Pollution Control Federation, University of California, University Texas Alumni Association.

Connections

Married Linda Baird Porter, March 22, 1964. Children: Annis Marie, Karen Susanne.

father:
William Travis Porter

mother:
Juanita (Burnley) Porter

spouse:
Linda Baird Porter

children:
Annis Marie Porter

Karen Susanne Porter