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lumber executive

Robert Roy Bushman, American lumber executive.

Background

Bushman, Robert Roy was born on January 28, 1927 in Appleton, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Herman Joseph and Barbara Elizabeth (Gruentzel) Bushman.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Michigan State University, 1949.

Career

Forester, Maryland. Forest Svc., 1949-1952;manager, Mann and Parker Lumber Company, Baltimore, 1952-1956;president, Mann and Parker Lumber Company, Baltimore, since 1956;chairman, Chief Executive Officer, Mann and Parker Lumber Company, New Freedom, Pennsylvania, since 1956. Consultant forester private landowners, Maryland., 1952-1956.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor professional journals and publications.

Membership

Chairman Professional Foresters Board State of Maryland, 1973-1981. Delegate White House Conference on Small Business, 1980. Member Industry Sector Advisory Committee Lumber and Wood Products United States Department Commerce, 1980-1982, Pennsylvania Forest Industry Advisory Committee to the Gov.

Past member Baltimore City Citizens for Equal Business Opportunities. Member Pennsylvania Chamber Business and Industry Forest Resource (past member board directors, member task force), Keystone Kiln Drying Association (past president, board directors), N. American Wholesale Lumber Association (past chairman Hardwood Committee), Hardwood Distr. Association (past member board directors), Lumber Trade Association (board directors, past president), The Center Club, Hillendale Country Club.

Connections

Married Lorine Protzman, February 12, 1939. Children: Robert Junior, Christopher, Stephen, David.

father:
Herman Joseph Bushman

mother:
Barbara Elizabeth (Gruentzel) Bushman

spouse:
Lorine Protzman

child:
Robert Junior Bushman

child:
Christopher Bushman

child:
Stephen Bushman

child:
David Bushman