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diversified company executive

Robert Bruce Gerding, American diversified company executive. Named one of Outstanding Young Men American United States Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1981. Member Los Angeles Town Hall, 1981-1986. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, Environmental Sciences and Engineering Society (founding).

Background

Gerding, Robert Bruce was born on September 23, 1947 in Glenside, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of George Henry and Kathryn Elizabeth (Evleth) Gerding.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Engineering, University Michigan, 1969. Master of Science in Engineering, University of California at Los Angeles, 1972. Doctor in Environmental Sciences and Engineering, University of California at Los Angeles, 1976.

Diploma in executive management, University of California at Los Angeles, 1983.

Career

Manager science and technical planning Defense and Space Systems Group, TRW, Redondo Beach, California, 1976-1977; manager MX environmental, geotechnology and siting activities Ballistic Missile division, TRW, Redondo Beach, California, 1978-1980; director major programs Energy Development Group, TRW, Redondo Beach, California, 1981-1985; director combustion business unit Energy Product Group, TRW, Redondo Beach, California, 1986-1987; vice president for Asia and the Pacific, TRW, Tokyo, since 1988. Consultant, assistant to chairman United States President's Committee on Science and Technology, Washington, 1976-1977.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Los Angeles Town Hall, 1981-1986. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, Environmental Sciences and Engineering Society (founding).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: tennis, scuba diving, painting.

Connections

Married Roberta Marsha Kohm, December 20, 1970. Children: Matthew Darin, Erica Lauren.

father:
George Henry Gerding

mother:
Kathryn Elizabeth (Evleth) Gerding

spouse:
Roberta Marsha Kohm

child:
Matthew Darin Gerding

child:
Erica Lauren Gerding