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Manufacturing executive

Joan Castle Joseff, Canadian manufacturing executive. Recipient Women in Achievement award, Soroptomist International, 1988, award, Republican Congressional Committee, 2004, Business Woman of Year award, National Republican Congressional Committee, 2004.


Joseff, Joan Castle was born on August 12, 1912 in Alberta, Canada. Naturalized, United States, 1945. Daughter of Edgar W. and Lottie (Coates) Castle.


Bachelor in Psychology, University of California at Los Angeles.


With Joseff-Hollywood, jewelry manufacture and rental and aircraft components and missiles Burbank, California, 1939—2010, chairman board, president, secretary-treasurer. Active Burbank Salary Task Force, 1979—2010, Los Angeles County Earthquake Fact-Finding Commission, 1981—2010. Board directors San Fernando Valley Area Chapter American Cancer Society.

Treasurer Genesis Energy Systems Inc., 1993—2010. Member Republican Center Committee. Delegate Republican National Convention, 1980, 84, 88, 92, 96, 2000.

Active Beautiful People Award Committee Honoring John Wayne Carcer Clinic. With Governor Wilson Barber and Cosmotology Board, President Clinton Selective Service Systems.


  • Other Work

    • Television, Columbia Broadcasting System This Morning, Australia This Morning, American Movie Channel.


Member of NFRW Convention (chairman, Gala 2040 Members 2007), St. Joseph Hospital (with oral history 2006), Los Angeles County Federation Republican Women (scholarship chairman), California Federation Republican Women (chaplain, Americanism chairman southern division, regent chairman, Women Achievement award 1988), National Federation Rep. (voting member, program chair since 1994, bylaws chair since 1998), Toluca Lake Property Owners Association (treasurer since 1992), North Hollywood Republican Women (president 1981-1982, parliamentarian), California Republican Women (board director, treasurer 1986-1990), National Federation Republican Women (board director, Caring for American award 1986), Women Motion Picture Industry (life. Honorary member).


1 child Jeffrey Rene.

Edgar W. Castle

Lottie (Coates) Castle

Jeffrey Rene Joseff