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Agricultural economist

Thomas Lee Nordblom, American agricultural economist. Certified commercial pilot rating. Recipient Leopold Edward Wrasse scholar California State Polytechnic, 1965-1969. Member parent-teachers committee International School Aleppo, Syria, 1995-1996. Member American Agricultural Economics Association, Australian Agricultural Economics Society, International Association Agricultural Economists, Sierra Club.

Background

Nordblom, Thomas Lee was born on April 15, 1947 in Santa Monica, California, United States. Son of Donald Roy and Mary Ruth (Drake) Nordblom.

Education

Bachelor of Science, California State Polytechnic, 1969. Master of Science, Oregon State University, 1971. Doctor of Philosophy, Oregon State University, 1981.

Career

Volunteer United States Peace Corps, Buea, Cameroun, 1971-1974. Research associate University Nevada, Reno, 1974-1975. Research assistant Oregon State University, Corvallis, 1975-1981.

Regional agricultural economist International Center for Agricultural Research in the Dry Areas, Aleppo, Syria, 1981-1982, senior agricultural economist, 1983-1994, policy research leader, since 1994. Chairman international senior staff association International Center for Agricultural Research in the Dry Areas.

Achievements

  • Certified commercial pilot rating.

Membership

Member parent-teachers committee International School Aleppo, Syria, 1995-1996. Member American Agricultural Economics Association, Australian Agricultural Economics Society, International Association Agricultural Economists, Sierra Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Flying, fishing, photography.

Connections

Married Clara Khayat, June 4, 1984. Children: Trudi Marie, Donald Werner.

father:
Donald Roy Nordblom

mother:
Mary Ruth (Drake) Nordblom

spouse:
Clara Khayat

children:
Trudi Marie Nordblom

Donald Werner Nordblom