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Stephens Fillmore Millard

electronics company executive

Stephens Fillmore Millard, American electronics company executive. Recipient Rolland Marshall Teel award, Severn School, 1994.


Millard, Stephens Fillmore was born on December 5, 1932 in Baltimore. Son of Lyman Clifford and Frances Louise (Stephens) Millard.


Bachelor of Science in Economics, University Pennsylvania, 1955. Master of Business Administration, Northwestern University, 1963.


District sales manager Olin Mathieson Chemical Corporation, Chicago, 1958-1963. Western sales manager Champion Papers, Inc., San Francisco, 1963-1970. United States sales manager MacMillan Bloedel, Ltd., Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, 1970-1972.

Director new product development Crown Zellerbach Corporation, San Francisco, 1972-1975. Midwestern sales manager paper group International Paper Company, Chicago, 1975-1979. Vice president marketing Mead Corporation, Dayton, Ohio, 1979-1983.

Co-founder, senior vice president Packet Technologies, Inc. (now Stratacom/Cisco, Inc.), Cupertino, California, 1983-1986. Co-founder Cable Data, Inc., Equatorial Communications (now GTE), Telebit (now Cisco), Metricom, Inc.

(now The Paul Allen Group), COM2I (IPO), 1998. Member advisory board The Snider Entrepreneurial Center Wharton School, since 1996. Board advisors Wharton School University Pennsylvania, since 1996, Kellogg School Northwestern University, since 1996.


Director alumni annual giving Northwestern University. Trustee Severn Preparatory School, Severna Park, Maryland. Chairman development committee Santa Fe Institute, 1993.

Board visitors National Defense University, Fort McNair, Washington, since 1994 (National War College, Armed Forces Staff College, Industrial College of the Armed Forces), Goldman School Public Policy, University California. Member Northwestern University Graduate School Business Alumni Association (national president 1967-1968), Wharton School Alumni Association (vice president), The February Group.


Married Suzanne Taylor, November 2, 1957 (divorced 1990). Children: Anne, Stephens, William. Married Linda Dyer, 1995.