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Corporation executive

Richard Parke Brown, American corporation executive.

Background

Brown, Richard Parke was born on February 25, 1912 in Wichita, Kansas, United States. Son of John Wesley and Golda Leona (Dodds) Brown.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Washburn College, 1934. Bachelor of Divinity, Colgate-Rochester Division School, 1938. Master of Arts, Cornell, 1939.

Career

Director personnel relations Mesta Machine Company, 1946-1951, director industrial relations, 1954-1963, vice president finance, 1963-1968, executive vice president, 1968-1975, also director. Vice-president, director O. Hommel Company, Asko Industries, Inc. Director Chester Engineers, Inc., Forsyth Engineering and Machine Corporation Advisory member Pan-American International Monetary Fund.

Director Community Fund, Pittsburgh.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Development of Public Sentiment Against Child Labor, 1910-1935. The Development of Industrial Democracy, 1900-1940. The Human Factor in Industry.

      Articles in field.

Membership

Member Pan-American International Monetary Fund. Director Community Fund, Pittsburgh. Fellow Society Advancement Management (director, past president Pittsburgh).

Member American Management Association, Pittsburgh Personnel Association (director), past president), Pennsylvania Association for Blind, Psychological Services Pittsburgh (president, director), Foreign Policy Association, Industrial Relations Research Association, Sigma Alpha Epsilon. Clubs: University, Cornell, Duquesne (Pittsburgh).

Connections

Married Marcie Geraldine Williams, August 20, 1932. Children: Barbara Christine (Mistress Jack McFarland), Suzanne Louise (Mistress Henry).

father:
John Wesley Brown

mother:
Golda Leona (Dodds) Brown

spouse:
Marcie Geraldine Williams

children:
Barbara Christine Brown (Mistress Jack McFarland)

Suzanne Louise Brown (Mistress Henry)