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Government official , search consultant

Luther Sohmerfield Turner, American government official, search consultant. Served with United States Navy, 1950-1954.; Member Federal Executive Institute Alumni Association, Junior Chamber of Commerce (program chairman 1958), Rotary, Sigma Nu.

Background

Turner,, Luther Sohmerfield was born on October 6, 1929 in Atlanta. Son of Luther S. and Dorothy (Norris) Turner.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, University Alabama, 1956.

Career

Assistant manager Luther Turner Advertising Company, Guntersville, Alabama, 1956—1960. Civilian personnel specialist Department Army, Huntsville, 1960—1961. Director college recruitment National Aeronautics and Space Administration Johnson Space Center, Houston, 1961—1967.

Director executive search Department Department of Health, Washington, 1967—1981. Executive development Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, 1981—1984. Retired; search consultant Odyssey Company, Fairfax, Virginia, 1984—1986, Thomas and Associates, Reston, 1987—1989.

Retired, 1989; consultant United States Army, Washington, 1981—1982, Junior Warden Church of Epiphany, Guntersville, 1960. Senior warden, lay reader St. John's Episcopal Church, Centreville, Virginia, 1985. Board directors Highlands/Cashers Hospital.

Served with United States Navy, 1950-1954.

Membership

Served with United States Navy, 1950-1954. Member Federal Executive Institute Alumni Association, Junior Chamber of Commerce (program chairman 1958), Rotary, Sigma Nu.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Hiking, jogging, camping.

Connections

Married Ann Dellinger, September 1,1956. Children: Helen Lynn, Doris Leigh, Luther S. III. Bachelor of Science in Business.

father:
Luther S. Turner

mother:
Dorothy (Norris) Turner

spouse:
Ann Dellinger

children:
Helen Lynn Turner

Luther S. III. Bachelor of Science in Bus Turner

Doris Leigh Turner