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Philip Alter Heller

association executive.

Philip Alter Heller, Austrian association executive. Recipient Meritorious Service award Department State, 1963, Superior honor, 1967; Economics Honor award, Founders Day Honor award New York University. Member American Academy Political and Social Science, Academy Political Science.

Background

Heller, Philip Alter was born on August 6, 1911 in Austria. Son of Abram and Dina (Salat) Heller.

Education

Student Brooklyn College, 1930-1934. Bachelor of Arts, New York University, 1959.

Career

Chief records and statistics employment div. City of New York, 1933-1937. Educational director Knitgoods Workers Union, New York City, 1937-1949.

Information officer ECA Mission to Austria and United States High Commission to Germany, 1949-1953. Assistant to president International Upholsterers Union, 1954-1955. Political officer American embassy, Conakry, Guinea, 1960-1963.

Chief political section, 1st secretary American embassy, Nairobi, Kenya, 1964-1966. Charge d’affairs, Bujumbuna, Burundi, 1966, State Department, 1966. Supervising political officer, Frankfurt, Germany, 1967-1969.

Director international affairs American Federal State, County and Municipal Employees, 1969-1975. Teacher Georgetown University, Federal City College, 1975-1976, Civil Service Commission. Director International Solidarity Committee, 1945-1949.

Membership

Member American Academy Political and Social Science, Academy Political Science.

Connections

Married Evelyn Elkin, September 27, 1941.

father:
Abram Heller

mother:
Dina (Salat) Heller

spouse:
Evelyn Elkin