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Jackson Walter Granholm

contracting company executive

Jackson Walter Granholm, American contracting company executive. License engineering general contractor California. Decorated Distinguished Flying Cross. Member, president Conejo Players, Inc., Thousand Oaks, California, 1970—1984; Member of American Association for the Advancement of Science, Gregor Mendal Botanical Foundation (president 1973-1984).

Background

Granholm, Jackson Walter was born on November 18, 1921 in Tacoma. Son of John Henry and Elizabeth (Ayres) Granholm.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Physics, University Washington, 1947.

Career

President Mellonics AV Inc., Tucson, 1961—1962. Vice president Informatics, Inc., Sherman Oaks, California, 1962—1963. Senior vice president Wolf Research and Development, Encino, 1963—1965.

Research scientist Teledyne Systems, Northridge, 1965—1966. Chief Executive Officer G. J. & A, Thousand Oaks, from 1966. Served to captain United States Army Air Force, 1942-1945.

Achievements

  • License engineering general contractor California.

Works

  • Author and producer industrial films. Contributor articles in field.

Membership

Member, president Conejo Players, Inc., Thousand Oaks, California, 1970—1984. Member of American Association for the Advancement of Science, Gregor Mendal Botanical Foundation (president 1973-1984).

Connections

Married Doris Evelyn Absher, October 14, 1945. Children: John Russell, Paul Gregory, Valerie Jo, Patricia Jean, Glen Walter, Dean Jackson.