John Coates Houston Edit Profile
Student, Phillips Andover Academy, 1923-1927; student, Yale, 1927-1929.
With, Federal Water Service Corporation (and subsidiary companies), Rochester, New York With, Federal Water Service Corporation (and subsidiary companies), Chester, Pennsylvania, 1930-1931; With, Federal Water Service Corporation (and subsidiary companies), Buffalo, 1931-1937; treasurer, R.P. Adams Company, Inc., Buffalo, 1937-1942; director, Program Controls Bureau, War Production Board, Washington, 1942-1945; committee of, Civilian Production Administration, Washington, 1946-1947; chairman national production urgency committee, World World War II member commission on plans and policies of reconversion period. Vice president, Stacom Industries, Inc., Long Island, New York, 1948-1950; staff assistant to president, The White House, Washington, 1950-1951; executive vice chairman, Munitions Board, 1952-1953; adviser on military procurement, Hoover Commision on Federal Government Organisation, 1954-1955; industrial consultant, 1955-1960; president, Frederick electronics corporation, Maryland., 1960-1971; consultant, Federal Emergency Management Agency and Department Defense, since 1984.
Married Elizabeth Ellis, February 25, 1929.