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Public relations executive

Richard Frank Drasen, American public relations executive. Ordained minister. Member of Public Relations Society of America, International Association Business Communications, Houston Club.

Background

Drasen, Richard Frank was born on January 16, 1930 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Frank Bernard and Margaret Louise (Lindsteadt) Drase.

Education

Student, Michigan State University. Student, Northwestern University. Student, University of California at Los Angeles.

Student, California State University, Northridge.

Career

Manager public relations, communications Signal Oil & Gas Company, Los Angeles, Houston, 1975—1977. Manager public rels.and energy RJ Reynolds Industries, Inc., Winston-Salem, 1977—1978. Vice president corporation affairs Howell Corporation, Houston, 1978—1980.

Manager public relations Mid-America Pipeline Company, Inc., Tulsa, 1980—1981. Vice president corporation relations Geosource Inc., Houston, 1981—1984, corporation relations consultant, 1981—1984, 1984—1987. Vice president communication Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Association, Los Angeles, 1987—1994.

Founder, director New Thought Center Positive Living.

Achievements

  • Ordained minister.

Membership

Member of Public Relations Society of America, International Association Business Communications, Houston Club.

Connections

father:
Frank Bernard Drase

mother:
Margaret Louise (Lindsteadt) Drase