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Terry B. Kinney, Edit Profile

Government official

Terry B. Kinney,, American government official. Recipient Superior Service award Department Agriculture, 1982, Presidential Meritorious Rank award, 1982, Distinguished Service award Department Agriculture, 1985, Presidential Distinguished Rank award, 1986. Served to staff sergeant United States Army, 1946-1948; Fellow American Institute Biological Sciences.

Background

Kinney,, Terry B. was born on September 12, 1925 in Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Terry B. and Geneva M. (Landers) Kinney.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Massachusetts, 1955. Master of Science, University Massachusetts, 1956. Doctor of Philosophy, University Minnesota, St. Paul, 1963.

Career

Assistant director animal science division Agricultural Research Service, Department Agriculture, Beltsville, Maryland, 1969-1972. Associate deputy administrator North Central Region, Agricultural Research Service, Department Agriculture, Peoria, Illinois, 1972-1974. Assistant administration Livestock and Veterinary Service, Agricultural Research Service, Department Agriculture, Washington, 1974-1978.

Associate deputy director Agricultural Research Service, Department Agriculture, 1978-1980, administrator, 1980-1988, retired, 1988.

Membership

Served to staff sergeant United States Army, 1946-1948. Fellow American Institute Biological Sciences.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: fishing; writing.

Connections

Married Carol Bell, June, 1986. Children from previous marriage: Michael T., Mary E. Kinney DeNoble.

father:
Terry B. Kinney,

mother:
Geneva M. (Landers) Kinney,

spouse:
Carol Bell