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data processing executive

Kenneth George Carlson, American data processing executive. Certified in data processing; certified systems professional.

Background

Carlson, Kenneth George was born on December 14, 1949 in Duluth, Minnesota, United States. Son of George Bernard and Laura Anna (Larson) Carlson.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, University Minnesota, 1972.

Career

Systems programmer University Minnesota Computer Center, Minneapolis, 1969-1974. Department manager United Computing System, Kansas City, Missouri, 1974-1980. Computer scientist Computer Sciences Corporation, Falls Church, Virginia, 1980-1982.

President, chairman board Lutheran Social Services Data Systems, Minneapolis, 1982—1986, 1987—2001, chairman board, chief technical officer, Chief Executive Officer, since 2001. Vice president Minnesota Supercomputer Center, 1986-1987, assistant to executive vice president, 1987-1990. Data processing advisor Johnson Community College, Overland Park, Kansas, 1975-1978.

Board directors, chief finance officer Superior Resources, Duluth, since 1985.

Achievements

  • Certified in data processing. Certified systems professional.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, running, bicycling, astronomy.

Connections

Married Stephanie Venn Petersen, September 20, 1969. Children: Laura, Anna.

father:
George Bernard Carlson

mother:
Laura Anna (Larson) Carlson

spouse:
Stephanie Venn Petersen

children:
Laura Carlson

Anna Carlson