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health systems engineer

John Courtney Marks, American health systems engineer. Recipient Service award Air Pollution Control Association, 1960.

Background

Marks, John Courtney was born on March 1, 1924 in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Courtney B. and Muriel O. (Michael) Marks.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Economics, Villanova University, 1950. Bachelor of Science in Management Engineering, University Scranton, 1953.

Career

Assistant chief engineer Air Pollution Control District, Louisville, Kentucky, 1953-1956. Chief engineer Louisville Medical Center, 1956-1963. Research engineer American Air Filter Company, Inc., Louisville, 1963-1967.

Research engineer Kentec Laboratories, Louisville, 1967-1969. Systems engineer Humana, Inc., Louisville, 1969-1973. Systems engineering consultant Saints Mary and Elizabeth Hospital, Louisville, 1974-1976.

Administrator Shalomwald Hospital, LaGrange, Kentucky, 1976-1977. Manager support systems Kentucky Health Systems Agency, Louisville, 1974-1979. Management engineer Bowling Green (Kentucky) Medical Center, 1979.

Health planning consultant Greenview Hospital, Bowling Green. Administrator Charterton Hospital, La Grange. Now systems engineer Medical Center at Bowling Green.

Instructor systems design Bellarmine College, Louisville, 1975. Consultant United States Public Health Service, Louisville, 1955, Battelle Memorial Institute, Louisville, 1953-1955.

Membership

Member Board Appeals Jefferson County Building Department, Louisville, 1957-1963, Metropolitan Planning Council, Louisville, 1958. Served with United States Army, 1942-1944. Member American Society Engineering Education, National Association of Power Engineers (president 1958-1959), Louisville Engineering and Science Council (president 1960-1961), Hospital Management Systems Society, American Association for Comprehensive Health Planning, American Meteorological Society.

Connections

Married Henrietta Horton, September 25, 1975. Children– Barbara, Lynn, Michael, Paul, Debbie, Courtney.

father:
Courtney B. Marks

mother:
Muriel O. (Michael) Marks

spouse:
Henrietta Horton

children:
Barbara Marks

Lynn Marks

Michael Marks

Paul Marks

Debbie Marks

Courtney Marks