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academic administrator , steel company executive

James Fredrick Will, American academic administrator, former steel company executive.

Background

Will, James Fredrick was born on October 12, 1938 in Pittsburgh. Son of Fred F. and Mary Agnes (Ganter) Will.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, Pennsylvania State University, 1961. Master of Business Administration, Duquesne University, 1972.

Career

Works manager, Kaiser Steel Corporation, Fontana, California, 1976-1978; vice president operations, Kaiser Steel Corporation, Fontana, California, 1978-1980; vice president planning, Kaiser Steel Corporation, Fontana, California, 1980-1981; executive vice president, Kaiser Steel Corporation, Fontana, California, 1981; president, Kaiser Steel Corporation, Fontana, California, 1981-1982; executive vice president, president industrial group, Cyclops Corporation, Pitts, 1982-1986; president, chief operating officer, Cyclops Corporation, Pittsburgh, 1986-1988; president, chief Executive officer, Cyclops Corporation, Pittsburgh, 1989-1992; president, chief operating officer, Armco Inc., Parsippany, New Jersey., 1992-1993; president, chief Executive officer, Armco Inc., Pittsburgh, 1994-1996; chairman, president, Chief Executive Officer, Armco Inc., since 1996. Vice-chairman 1994, chairman 1995, Specialty Steel Industry of North America.

Connections

Married Mary Ellen Bowser, December 19, 1964. Children: Mary Beth, Kerry Annual.

father:
Fred F. Will

mother:
Mary Agnes (Ganter) Will

spouse:
Mary Ellen Bowser

child:
Kerry Annual Will

child:
Mary Beth Will