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consultant , Telecommunications executive , finance educator

Richard Lee Sharman, American Telecommunications executive, consultant. Board of directors Houston unit American Red Cross. With United States Coast Guard, 1951-1954. Member American Marketing Association (executive member), Cornell Alumni Association (admissions ambassador), Tau Beta Pi, Forum Club (Houston).

Background

Sharman, Richard Lee was born on October 23, 1932 in Warren, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Scott Albert Senior and Viola Lena Marie (Kittner) Sharman.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Engineering Physics, University Toledo, Ohio, 1959. Master of Electrical Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, 1961.

Career

Project engineer advanced electronics center, General Electric, Syracuse, New York, 1965-1968;manager infrared and optics, electronics laboratory, General Electric, Syracuse, New York, 1965-1968;manager information networks, information systems division, General Electric, Bethesda, Maryland., 1968-1973;manager commercial analysis, Xerox Corporation, Rochester, New York, 1973-1978;manager marketing systems, Xerox Corporation, Rochester, 1978-1980;vice president business sector, GTE Corporation, Stamford, Connecticut, 1980-1984;vice president marketing, GTE Mobilnet Inc., Houston, 1984-1987;general manager Texas region, GTE Mobilnet Inc., Houston, 1987-1990;vice president operations, GTE Mobilnet Inc. Headquarters, Houston, 1990-1992;president, chief operating officer, Guidry Group, Houston, 1992-1993;president, owner, Management Consulting Superior vena cava syndrome Company, The Woodlands, Texas., since 1993. Adjunct faculty Montgomery College, since 1997.

Board directors Cellular Communications Corporation, Irvine, California, 1985-1987. Member Svc. Corps of Retired Executives, since 1998.

Achievements

  • Specialized study in management development General Electric Crotonville, Connecticut, 1967.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Board of directors Houston unit American Red Cross. With United States Coast Guard, 1951-1954. Member American Marketing Association (executive member), Cornell Alumni Association (admissions ambassador), Tau Beta Pi, Forum Club (Houston).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: photography.

Connections

Married Diane Lee Van Patten, November 3, 1973. Children: Daria Lee, Deedra Lee. Children by previous marriage: Suzanne Annette, Cynthia Lee.

father:
Scott Albert Senior Sharman

mother:
Viola Lena Marie (Kittner) Sharman

spouse:
Diane Lee Van Patten

child:
Daria Lee Sharman

child:
Deedra Lee Sharman