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information strategy and architecture consultant

John Arthur Zachman, American information strategy and architecture consultant.


Zachman, John Arthur was born on December 16, 1934 in Toledo. Son of Arthur S. and Margaret M. (Morrow) Zachman.


Bachelor, Northwestern University, 1957.


Food broker, Stoler Brokerage Company, South Bend, Indiana, 1965;marketing representative, International Business Machines Corporation Corporation, Chicago, 1965-1970;account manager, International Business Machines Corporation Corporation, New York City, 1970-1974;consultant, International Business Machines Corporation Corporation, Los Angeles, 1974-1991;principal, Zachman International, La Canada, California, since 1991. Board councillors School Library. and Information Management, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, 1982-1986. Board advisory information management Seattle Pacific U., 1986-1989.

School library and information management Emporia (Kansas) U., since 1991. School library and information management Rosary College, River Forest, Illinois, since 1991. Board directors Worship Seminars International.


Member elder council 1st Foursquare Church, Van Nuys, California, since 1978. Member information resource management advisory council Smithsonian Institution, Washington. Board directors Marriage Plus Ministries, since 1985.

Commander United States Naval Reserve retired. Member Data Administration Management Association International (board advisory), New York City Data Administration Management Association (named Man of Year 1988), Repository/Architecture Development Users Group (board directors, Award for Excellence 1991).


Married Constance L. DeVito, May 14, 1972. Children: Sherri L., Zachman Morton, John P.

Arthur S. Zachman

Margaret M. (Morrow) Zachman

Constance L. DeVito

Sherri L. Zachman

Zachman Morton Zachman

John P. Zachman