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Luis A. Ferre Edit Profile

political organization administrator

Luis A. Ferre, political organization administrator. Decorated Knight of the Holy Sepulchre Pope John XXIII, 1959, Order of Vasa, 1963. Fellow American Society of Mechanical Engineers, American Society Arts and Sciences, Elks, Metropolitan Opera; member American Institute of Architects.

Background

Ferre, Luis A. was born on February 17, 1904.

Education

Bachelor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1924. Master of Arts, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1925. Doctor of Laws (honorary), Harvard University.

Doctor of Laws (honorary), Amherst College. Doctor of Humane Letters (honorary), New York University. Doctor in International Law (honorary), Florida International University.

Doctor in Music, New England Conservatory Music.

Career

President, Chief Executive Officer Puerto Rico Cement Company, Inc. Member Puerto Rico House Repr, 1953—1956. Governor Puerto Rico, 1969-1972.

Senator Puerto Rico Legislation, 1976-1985. President Senate, 1977—1980. Chairman Puerto Rico Republican Party, from 1975.

Senior advisory United Nations Education, Scientific and Cultural Organization, 1982-1983. Member Republican National Committee. Delegate Republican National Convention, 1968, 72, 76, 80, 84.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Fellow American Society of Mechanical Engineers, American Society Arts and Sciences, Elks, Metropolitan Opera. Member American Institute of Architects.

Connections

Married Tiody de Jesus, 1980.

spouse:
Tiody de Jesus