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electrical products manufacturing executive

Leo William Yochum, American Electrical products manufacturing executive. Board of directors West Virginia University Foundation, Pennsylvania Economy League, United Way of Southwestern Pennsylvania; trustee Seton Hill College Served with Army of the United States, 1945-1947. Member Finance Executives Institute, Harvard, West Virginia University alumni associations, Pittsburgh C. ofC.

Background

Yochum, Leo William was born on July 8, 1927 in Wheeling, West Virginia, United States. Son of Peter Anthony and Nothburga (Knorr) Yochum.

Education

Bachelor of Science, West Virginia University, 1951. Postgraduate, Harvard, 1961.

Career

With, Westinghouse Electric Corporation, Pittsburgh, since 1951;industrial group controller, Westinghouse Electric Corporation, 1964-1966;assistant treasurer, Westinghouse Electric Corporation, 1966-1967;vice president, controller, Westinghouse Electric Corporation, 1967-1970;vice president finance, Westinghouse Electric Corporation, 1970-1978;senior executive vice president finance, Westinghouse Electric Corporation, since 1978;member management committee, Westinghouse Electric Corporation, from 1976. Director Westinghouse Broadcasting and Cable Company, Westinghouse Canada, Ltd., Westinghouse Pension Investments Corporation, Westinghouse Credit Corporation.

Membership

Board directors West Virginia University Foundation, Pennsylvania Economy League, United Way of Southwestern Pennsylvania. Trustee Seton Hill College Served with Army of the United States, 1945-1947. Member Finance Executives Institute, Harvard, West Virginia University alumni associations, Pittsburgh Chamber of Commerce Clubs: St. Clair Country, Laurel Valley Golf, Duquesne.

Connections

Married Mary Jane Flading, June 30, 1951. Children– Mark David, Susan Marie, Cynthia Lou.

father:
Peter Anthony Yochum

mother:
Nothburga (Knorr) Yochum

spouse:
Mary Jane Flading

child:
Mark David Yochum

child:
Susan Marie Yochum

child:
Cynthia Lou Yochum