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communications executive

Thomas Joseph Plevyak, American communications executive. Fellow: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Communications Society (board governors 1995-1997, president 1998-1999, past president since 2000, member operations review committee, Donald W. McLellan award 1995, 3rd Millennium medal for outstanding achievements and contributions 2000); member: United States ITU Association (board directors 2003-2004, treasurer 2003-2004).

Background

Plevyak, Thomas Joseph was born on February 11, 1938 in Simpson, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Joseph Bernard and Anna Stasia (Klemak) Plevyak.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Nuclear Engineering, University Notre Dame, 1960. Master of Science in Nuclear Engineering, University Connecticut, 1962. Graduate Communications Development Training Program, Bell Laboratories, 1964.

Master of Science in Advanced Management, Pace University, 1978.

Career

Message Telecommunications Service, Bell Labs, 1962-1970;manager general departments, American Telephone & Telegraph Company, Holmdel, New Jersey, 1970-1980;manager, American Telephone & Telegraph Company Network Sys., Holmdel, New Jersey, 1980-1990;director international standards, Bell Atlantic, Arlington, Virginia, since 1990. Vice chair Inter-American Telecomms. Commission, Washington, 1994-1998.

Membership

Fellow: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Communications Society (board governors 1995-1997, president 1998-1999, past president since 2000, member operations review committee, Donald W. McLellan award 1995, 3rd Millennium medal for outstanding achievements and contributions 2000). Member: United States ITU Association (board directors 2003-2004, treasurer 2003-2004).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: travel, reading.

Connections

Married Maureen Naomi Hogan, June 25, 1960. Children: Stephen, Laura, Sharon.

father:
Joseph Bernard Plevyak

mother:
Anna Stasia (Klemak) Plevyak

spouse:
Maureen Naomi Hogan

children:
Stephen Plevyak

Laura Plevyak

Sharon Plevyak