Thomas Clair Smith Edit Profile
Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Pennsylvania State University, 1946. Associate, Alexander Hamilton Business Institute, 1949.
Structural test engineer, Chance Vought Aircraft Company, Bridgeport, Connecticut, 1946-1948; test engineer, Federal Mogul Bearings Company, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, 1949-1951; fuse engineer to manager materials, Hamilton Watch Company (name now Hamilton Technology), Lancaster, Pennsylvania, 1952-1970; plant manager, Woodstream Corporation, Lititz, Pennsylvania, 1970-1979; vice president marketing, Woodstream Corporation, Lititz, Pennsylvania, 1980-1996. Faculty, coach Lacrosse Franklin and Marshall College, Lancaster, 1950-1953.
President board directors Lancaster County Mental Health Association, 1952-1960, Lancaster County Community Service Center, 1968-1978. President, board directors American Cancer Society, 1970-1972, board directors, 1965-1997, life board directors, since 1998. Board directors Hearing Conservation Association, Lancaster, 1955-1960, American Red Cross, Lancaster, 1967-1986, United Way, Lancaster, 1968-1972, Ephrata (Pennsylvania) Area Rehabilitation Center, since 1986, Grave Concern, Inc., since 1994.
President Ephrata (Pennsylvania) Area Rehabilitation Foundation, since 1997. Member All-American Lacrosse Team, 1945, Heritage Center Lancaster, since 1980, Indiana County History Society, since 1984, Greene County History Society, Waynesburg, Pennsylvania, since 1985, Selective Service Board, since 1992. Trustee Lancaster County History Society, 1992-1998, member, since 1983.
Judge elections, Lancaster County, 1994-2001. Member Order of Crown of Charlemagne in United States of America (life), Pennsylvania State University Alumni Club (life), Pennsylvania Sons of Revolution (board directors, secretary since 1990), Phi Delta Theta (president Pennsylvania State University chapter 1945), Wheatland Tennis Club (vice president 1990-1994, president 1995-1996). Clubs: Lancaster Country (chairman tennis committee 1960-1975).
Married Marilyn Louise Globisch, May 29, 1948. Children: Claudia Lynn Smith Holtry, Craig Randall.
1946 - 1948
1949 - 1951
1952 - 1970
1970 - 1979