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electronics executive

Richard Benito Fradella, American electronics executive. Achievements include patents in field. Scholar, University California, 1956. Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Alpha Gamma Sigma, Eta Kappa Nu, Tau Beta Pi.

Background

Fradella, Richard Benito was born on January 14, 1932 in Los Angeles, California, United States. Son of Philip and Anna (Lagaipa) Fradella.

Education

Associate of Arts Pasadena City College, 1952. Bachelor of Science, University California, Berkeley, 1957. Master of Science, California Institute of Technology, 1960.

Career

Engineer Aerojet, California, 1957—1959, Teledyne, Inc., 1960—1966. Consultant, 1966—1983. President, Chief Executive Officer RPM, Inc., San Juan Capistrano, California, since 1983.

Consultant Xerox, since 1966, Perkin-Elmer, since 1967, Jet Propulson Lab, since 1967, Johnson & Johnson, since 1982. With United States Army, 1954-1956.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents in field.

Membership

Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Alpha Gamma Sigma, Eta Kappa Nu, Tau Beta Pi.

Connections

father:
Philip Fradella

mother:
Anna (Lagaipa) Fradella