James R. Mahoney Edit Profile
Bachelor of Science in Physics, Le Moyne College College, Syracuse, 1959. Doctor of Philosophy in Meteorology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1966.
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.
Member of National Academy of Sciences (committee member, co-chairman board on atmospheric science and climate), American Meteorological Society (president 1990-1991).
Married Taya H. Mahoney. 2 children;6 children from previous marriage.