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Richard Emil Shute, American Government official, engineer. Registered profile engineer, Florida. Recipient Superior Achievement award National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 1966; recipient Special Achievement award Department of Health and Human Services, 1977, Senior Executive award Department of Health and Human Services, 1982. Member Society of Automotive Engineers, National Association Security Dealers (board arbitrators). M C.

Background

Shute, Richard Emil was born on May 1, 1938 in Brooklyn. Son of William Leonard and Doris (Schlichting) Shute.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, University Miami, 1960. Master of Business Administration, Florida State University, 1970.

Career

Engineer, Pratt and Whitney Aircraft, West Palm Beach, Florida, 1960-1962;engineer, General dynamics corporation, San Diego, 1962-1964;aerospace engineer, National Aeronautics and Space Administration/Kennedy Space Center, Florida, 1964-1971;director planning and evaluation, Florida Department Health and Human Services, Tallahassee, 1971-1976;director office program development, Office Human Development, Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, 1976-1987;director office of management and information systems, unites states department Commerce, Washington, 1987-1990;president, Richard E. Shute and Associations Management Cons., since 1990.

Achievements

  • Registered professional engineer, Florida.

Membership

Member Society of Automotive Engineers, National Association Security Dealers (board arbitrators). M C.

Connections

Married Linda Janan McElhiney, March 7, 1960.

father:
William Leonard Shute

mother:
Doris (Schlichting) Shute

spouse:
Linda Janan McElhiney