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Federal agency administrator

James R. Mahoney was American federal agency administrator. Member of National Academy of Sciences (committee member, co-chairman board on atmospheric science and climate), American Meteorological Society (president 1990-1991).

Background

Mahoney, James R. was born in 1937 in Syracuse, New York, United States.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Physics, Le Moyne College College, Syracuse, 1959. Doctor of Philosophy in Meteorology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1966.

Career

Faculty public health Harvard University. Co-founder Environmental Research and Technology, Inc., 1968—1984. Director environmental industries center Bechtel Group, Inc., San Francisco, 1984—1988.

Director National Acid Precipitation Assessement Program, 1988. Senior executive International Technology Group, Los Angeles, 1991—1999. President Consulting & Ventures Group, 2000—2001.

Assistant secretary for oceans & atmosphere United States Department Commerce, Washington, 2002—2006. Deputy administrator National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration, 2002—2006.

Membership

Member of National Academy of Sciences (committee member, co-chairman board on atmospheric science and climate), American Meteorological Society (president 1990-1991).

Connections

Married Taya H. Mahoney. 2 children;6 children from previous marriage.

spouse:
Taya H. Mahoney

child:
6 children from previous marriage Mahoney