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Editor , publisher , information systems consultant

Robert Vincent Head, American information systems consultant, editor, publisher. Certified in data processing. Named Professional of Year, IRAC Systems, 1984; named to Information Resources Management Hall of Fame, 1990; recipient Executive Excellence award Interagy. Senior Management, 1981. Sergeant United States Army, 1946-1948. Member American Legion, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Head, Robert Vincent was born on March 27, 1929 in Yankton, South Dakota, United States. Son of Clarence Martin and Ellen Cecilia (Magirl) Head.

Education

Bachelor in Government, George Washington University, 1952.

Career

Manager General Electric, Palo Alto, California, 1952-1959. Senior systems engineer International Business Machines Corporation, New York City, 1959-1963. Vice president Security Pacific Bank, Los Angeles, 1963-1965.

President Software Resources Corporation, 1965-1971. Member Federal Senior Executive Service United States Department of Agriculture, Washington, 1971-1985. Consultant Stafford, Virginia, 1985-1989.

Editor Government Imaging, 1989-1997, Inform, from 1996. President Society for Information Management, 1969-1971. Federal Executive fellow Brookings Institution, 1980-1981.

National lecturer Association Computing Machinery, 1966, 70.

Achievements

  • Certified in data processing.

Works

Membership

Sergeant United States Army, 1946-1948. Member American Legion, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Norma Alice Tusch, November 20, 1959 (divorced 1967). 1 child, Brenda; married Patricia Lee James, June 10, 1973. Children: Robert, Colleen.

father:
Clarence Martin Head

mother:
Ellen Cecilia (Magirl) Head

spouses:
Norma Alice Tusch

Patricia Lee James

children:
Brenda Head

Robert Head

Colleen Head