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Entertainment company executive

John Richard Lund, American entertainment company executive. Board directors IAAPA, 2007—2009, chair, audit committee, 2009; member board advisors College Arts and Sciences St. Joseph University, since 2007; Member of International Association Amusement Parks and Attractions (board directors), International Institute for Strategic Studies.

Background

Lund, John Richard was born on March 30, 1960 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Robert Lee and Catherine Mary (Walsh) Lund.

Education

Bachelor summa cum laude, St. Joseph's University, Philadelphia, 1982. Master of Arts, Columbia University, 1984. Doctor of Philosophy with general distinction, Research and Development Graduate School Policy Studies, 1987.

Career

Defense analyst Maltese Mission to United Nations, New York City, 1984. Graduate fellow, policy analyst Research and Development Corporation, Santa Monica, California, 1984-1987, international policy analyst, 1988-1992. Manager transport development Euro Disney Svenska Cellulosa Aktiebolaget, Marne-La-Vallee, 1992-1993, manager telecommunications, transportation, 1993-1995, director telecommunications and multimedia, 1995-1996, director process re-engineering, 1996—1997, director executive administration, 1997-1999, director operational labor management, 1999—2000, vice president, chief of staff, 2001—2003.

Vice president process improvement Walt Disney Imagineering, Glendale, California, 2003—2004. Senior vice president strategic asset management Walt Disney Parks and Resorts, 2004—2006, senior vice president supply chain management, since 2006. Deputy director Research and Development/Project Associated Independent Recording FORCE Headquarters United States Air Force Europe, Ramstein Air Force Base, Germany, 1988.

Speaker in fields.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Don't Rock the Boat: Reinforcing Norway in Crisis and War, 1989. Co-author: The New Calculus: Analyzing Airpower's Changing Role in Joint Theater Campaigns, 1993. Contributor: (with others) Transition and Turmoil in the Atlantic Alliance, 1991.

Membership

Board directors IAAPA, 2007—2009, chair, audit committee, 2009. Member board advisors College Arts and Sciences St. Joseph University, since 2007. Member of International Association Amusement Parks and Attractions (board directors), International Institute for Strategic Studies.

Connections

Married Yolande Simon, July 3, 1987. Children: Eleonore, Eugenie.

father:
Robert Lee Lund

mother:
Catherine Mary (Walsh) Lund

spouse:
Yolande Simon

child:
Eleonore Lund

child:
Eugenie Lund