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educator , consultant , chemical engineer

James Cummings-Saxton, American chemical engineer, consultant, educator. Registered professional engineer, District of Columbia. Member of American Institute of Chemical Engineers (president Boston section 1993-1994), Lions (president Nahant, Massachusetts chapter 1993-1995).

Background

Cummings-Saxton, James was born on December 5, 1936 in Pittsburgh. Son of James Allen and Margaret Mary (Helsel) Saxton.

Education

Bachelor Engineering Science in Chemical Engineering, Johns Hopkins University, 1959. Doctor of Philosophy in Chemical Engineering, University California, Berkeley, 1966.

Career

Supervisor, Bellcomm, Washington, 1964-1971;senior vice president, International Research & Technology, Washington, 1971-1979;deputy technical director international energy program, Argonne (Illinois) National Laboratory, 1979-1983;principal, Industrial Economics, Inc., Cambridge, Massachusetts, since 1983. Instructor chemical engineering Catholic U. American, Washington, 1974-1975, Illinois Institute Technology, Chicago, 1979-1980. Research associate professor Clark University, Worcester, Massachusetts, since 1994.

Achievements

  • Registered professional engineer, District of Columbia.

Membership

Member of American Institute of Chemical Engineers (president Boston section 1993-1994), Lions (president Nahant, Massachusetts chapter 1993-1995).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: hiking, biking, reading.

Connections

Married Carolyn Cummings, August 22, 1959. Children: Megan Caitlin Cummings-Krueger, James Cummings Saxton, Jennifer Aine.

father:
James Allen Saxton

mother:
Margaret Mary (Helsel) Saxton

spouse:
Carolyn Cummings

child:
Megan Caitlin Cummings-Krueger Cummings-Saxton

child:
James Cummings Saxton Cummings-Saxton

child:
Jennifer Aine Cummings-Saxton