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Richard James Whalen, American author, consultant. Member Council on Foreign Relations Clubs: Cosmos (Washington).

Background

Whalen, Richard James was born on September 23, 1935 in New York City. Son of George C. and Veronica (Southwick) Whalen.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Queen's College, 1957.

Career

Associate editor, Richmond (Virginia) News Leader, 1957-1959;contributing editor, Time magazine, 1959-1960;editorial writer, Wall St. Journal, 1960-1962;associate editor, Fortune magazine, 1962-1966;senior editor, Fortune magazine, 1966;writer-in-residence, Center Strategic Studies Georgetown University, Washington, 1966-1970;consultant, State Department, 1970-1972;senior policy adviser to, Ronald Reagan, 1978-1980. Chairman The Whalen Company, Inc.

Works

Membership

Member Council on Foreign Relations Clubs: Cosmos (Washington).

Connections

Married Joan Marie Giuffré, October 19, 1957. Children: Richard Christopher, Laura, Michael.

father:
George C. Whalen

mother:
Veronica (Southwick) Whalen

spouse:
Joan Marie Giuffré

children:
Richard Christopher Whalen

Laura Whalen

Michael Whalen