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satellite communications company executive

Joel Richard Alper, American satellite communications company executive. Member of Armed Forces Communications & Electronics Association, Potomac Tennis Club (Maryland).

Background

Alper, Joel Richard was born on February 15, 1938 in Brooklyn. Son of Irving and Belle (Werner) Alper.

Education

Bachelor of Civil Engineering, Cooper Union, 1958. Master of Science in Civil Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1959. Master of Business Administration, Boston University, 1977.

Career

Member technical staff Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, California, 1959—1962, TRW Systems, Redondo Beach, 1962—1965, project engineer, 1965—1969, director European region, Paris and Brussels, 1969—1974. With international operations Communications Satellite Corporation, Washington, 1974—1983, president world system division, since 1983. United States governor, vice chairman board governors International Telecommunications Satellite Organization, since 1984.

Co editor NTELSAT Global Satellite Network, 1984. Whitney fellow Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1958.

Membership

Member of Armed Forces Communications & Electronics Association, Potomac Tennis Club (Maryland).

Connections

Married Louise Carignan Alper, April 20, 1963. Children: Andree Rachelle, Danielle Charlotte.

father:
Irving Alper

mother:
Belle (Werner) Alper

spouse:
Louise Carignan Alper

children:
Andree Rachelle Alper

Danielle Charlotte Alper