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Manufacturing executive

Jesse Brain, American manufacturing executive. Named Volunteer of Year, Palm Springs Air Museum, 2003. Skipper Sea Scouts American, New York City, 1938—1951; volunteer docent Palm Springs (California) Air Museum, from 1996; Fellow: American Society of Mechanical Engineers.

Background

Brain, Jesse was born on November 12, 1921 in New York City. Son of David Brain and Anna Goro.

Education

Bachelor of Laws, Blackstone School Law, 1963. Master of Science in Industrial Management, Brooklyn Polytechnic, 1974.

Career

Engineer, designer Combustion Engineering, New York City, 1948—1951. Private practice manufacturing engineering consultant Farmingdale, 1951—1953. Production manager Republic Aviation, 1953—1966.

Deputy director planning and control Grumman Aerospace, Bethpage, 1966—1971. Director operations Fairchild Industries, Manhattan Beach, 1971—1975. General manager fabrication Skikorsky Aircraft, Stratford, Connecticut, 1975—1999.

With United States Naval Reserve, 1943-1946.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Aircraft Parts Manufacturing, 1955, Production Control Management, 1985, Historical Aircraft of World War II, 2002.

Membership

Skipper Sea Scouts American, New York City, 1938—1951. Volunteer docent Palm Springs (California) Air Museum, from 1996. Fellow: American Society of Mechanical Engineers.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Writing.

Connections

Married Marie Evelyn Richter, March 17, 1951 (deceased October 2002). Children: Stephen L., Kenneth A., Dion T., Jeffrey S., John R., Cynthia M.

father:
David Brain

mother:
Anna Goro

spouse:
Marie Evelyn Richter

child:
Stephen L. Brain

child:
Kenneth A. Brain

child:
Dion T. Brain

child:
Jeffrey S. Brain

child:
John R. Brain

child:
Cynthia M. Brain