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Minard Irwin Foster

government official.

Minard Irwin Foster, American government official. Member of the United States, international commissions Permanent International Association Navigation Congresses.; Served with United States Army Air Force, 1943-1945.; Member American, Southern economics associations, Order of Artus, Phi Beta Kappa, Alpha Kappa Psi.

Background

Foster, Minard Irwin was born on December 8, 1915 in Miami, Florida, United States. Son of Irwin Bell and Mary (Johnstone) Foster.

Education

Bachelor of Business Administration, U. Miami, 1950, Master of Arts, 1951. Doctor of Philosophy, University Florida, 1953.

Career

Assistant professor economics U. Miami, 1953-1954. With Tennessee Valley Authority, 1954-1979, economist, supervisor borrowing, and investment, 1958-1962, chief navigation resources branch, 1962-1967, director navigation development and regional studies, Knoxville, Tennessee, 1967-1979. Lecturer, U. Chattanooga, 1954-1963.

Membership

Member of the United States, international commissions Permanent International Association Navigation Congresses. Served with United States Army Air Force, 1943-1945. Member American, Southern economics associations, Order of Artus, Phi Beta Kappa, Alpha Kappa Psi.

Connections

Married Margaret Freeman, March 30, 1946. Children: Mary (Mistress.

father:
Irwin Bell Foster

mother:
Mary (Johnstone) Foster

spouse:
Margaret Freeman

child:
Mary (Mrs Foster