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Automotive executive

Robert James Templin, Canadian automotive executive. Registered professional engineer, Michigan. Member of Society Automotive Engineers.

Background

Templin, Robert James was born on December 9, 1927 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Arrived in United States, 1934. Son of Albert Alexander and Elizabeth Lydia (Zingle) Templin.

Education

Bachelor in Chem.Engring., Rensselaer Poly Institute, 1947.

Career

Assistant chief engineer Cadillac Motor Car Division, Detroit, 1965—1969, chief engineer, 1973—1984. Technical director General Motors Research Laboratory, Warren, Michigan, 1969—1970. Special assistant to president General Motors Corporation, Detroit, 1970—1972.

Director advanced design & process Buick Olds Cadillac Group, Warren, since 1984. Member Rensselaer Council, Troy, New York, since 1979. Consultant Ordnance Corps, United States Army, Yuma, Arizona, 1950—1951, Washington-Heidelberg, 1954.

Achievements

  • Registered professional engineer, Michigan.

Membership

Member of Society Automotive Engineers.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Amateur radio, photography, scuba diving.

Connections

Married Peggy Ann Wyatt, July 15, 1974. Children: Patricia E., Lucie E., R. James.

father:
Albert Alexander Templin

mother:
Elizabeth Lydia (Zingle) Templin

spouse:
Peggy Ann Wyatt

child:
Patricia E. Templin

child:
Lucie E. Templin

child:
R. James Templin