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chemical products manufacturing company executive

James Joseph Devine, American chemical products manufacturing company executive. Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1944-1946, PTO. Member American Chemical Society, American Institute Chemical Engineers, Alpha Chi Sigma, Sigma Chi.

Background

Devine, James Joseph was born on August 14, 1926 in Brooklyn. Son of Peter Charles and Gertrude Marie (Flanagan) Devine.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering, Bucknell University, 1950. Master of Business Administration, Rutgers University, 1959.

Career

Supervisor, Merck & Company, Elkton, Virginia, 1950-1951; supervisor, Merck & Company, Danville, Pennsylvania, 1951-1953; assistant plant manager, Clorox Company, Jersey City, 1954-1959; coating superintendent, Natvar Corporation, Rahway, New Jersey, 1959-1966; organic plant superintendent, Vulcan Materials Company, Newark, 1966-1969; manufacturing manager, Shulton Inc., Clifton, New Jersey, 1969-1972; chemical manufacturing manager, Fisher Science Company, Fair Lawn, New Jersey, 1972-1987; engineer, Heterene Chemical Company, Paterson, New Jersey, 1987-1990; engineer, New Jersey Department Environmental Protection, Trenton, New Jersey, since 1993.

Membership

Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1944-1946, PTO. Member American Chemical Society, American Institute Chemical Engineers, Alpha Chi Sigma, Sigma Chi.

Connections

Married Maud Hearn, April 18, 1953. Children: Lynn, Jeffrey, Drew, Douglas.

father:
Peter Charles Devine

mother:
Gertrude Marie (Flanagan) Devine

spouse:
Maud Hearn

child:
Drew Devine

child:
Lynn Devine

child:
Jeffrey Devine

child:
Douglas Devine