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educator , consultant

John Frederick DeVogt, management science and business ethics educator, consultant. Visiting fellow, University College, Oxford, England, 1983.

Background

DeVogt, John Frederick was born on October 20, 1930 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Son of Leo Henry and Dorothy Helen (Gibbs) DeVogt.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University North Carolina, 1957. Doctor of Philosophy, University North Carolina, 1966.

Career

Instructor, Washington and Lee University, Lexington, Virginia, 1962-1966;assistant professor, Washington and Lee University, 1966-1967;associate professor, Washington and Lee University, 1967-1970;professor, Washington and Lee University, since 1970;head department, Washington and Lee University, 1968-1990;academic director, Washington and Lee Family Business Institute, 1987-1989. State judge Blue Chip Enterprise Iniative, 1991-1996. Academic Jonah A.Y. Goldratt Institute, since 1991.

Chairman advisory board Lexington office CorEast Savings Bank, Richmond, 1976-1990.

Membership

Chairman Lexington City School Board, 1973. President Virginia School Boards Association, Charlottesville, 1974. Vice president Henry St. Playhouse, Lexington, 1985, Friends Rockbridge Choral Society, 2000—2004.

Deacon, elder Lexington Presbyterian Church. Board directors Lexington Industrial Development, since 2004. Member Southern Management Association (president 1975-1976), Rotary (Paul Harris fellow), Lexington Golf and Country Club (board directors 2004-2006), Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Eta Sigma, Beta Gamma Sigma.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: golf; amateur dramatics.

Connections

Married Ann Marie Berby, August 29, 1959. Children– Joanne Elise, Linda Christine.

father:
Leo Henry DeVogt

mother:
Dorothy Helen (Gibbs) DeVogt

spouse:
Ann Marie Berby

child:
Joanne Elise DeVogt

child:
Linda Christine DeVogt