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educator , business consultant

Thomas Vernon Greer, business consultant, educator. Ford Foundation fellow, 1963-1964, Frost Foundation fellow Soviet Union, summer 1965, Frost Foundation fellow Costa Rica, summer 1966, Frost Foundation fellow Panama, summer 1967, Frost Foundation fellow Spain, summer 1969; Fulbright research scholar, 1989; United States Department Education fellow, Indonesia, summer 1991, 92.

Background

Greer, Thomas Vernon was born on October 13, 1932 in Burnet, Texas, United States. Son of Vernon Otho and Mattye Ether (Cashen) Greer.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University Texas, 1953; Doctor of Philosophy, University Texas, 1964; Master of Business Administration, Ohio State University, 1957.

Career

Accountant, Southern regional headquarters, J.C. Penney Company, Dallas, 1957-1959; planning economist, N. American Rockwell, Downey, California, 1959-1961; assistant professor, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, 1964-1966; associate professor, Louisiana State University, 1967-1969; Fulbright professor, Universidad de las Americas, Mexico City, 1966-1967; associate professor, U. Maryland., College Park, 1969-1973; professor, department chairman marketing, U. Maryland., since 1973. Visiting scholar United Nations, fall 1982, Economics Cmty. of West African States, Lagos, Nigeria, winter 1994-1995, Sadat Academy, Cairo, 1989. Vice president Mobile Med.Care, Inc.

Consultant government agys., private corporations.

Membership

Served with United States Army, 1954-1955. Member American Marketing Association, Southern Marketing Association (president), Academy International Business, Association Consumer Research, Association Global Business, International Management Development Association, Academy Marketing Science, Marketing Management Association.

Connections

Married Joanne Marie Greer, April 23, 1966. Children: Marc Bernley, Carl Mathieu Cashen.

father:
Vernon Otho Greer

mother:
Mattye Ether (Cashen) Greer

spouse:
Joanne Marie Greer

child:
Marc Bernley Greer

child:
Carl Mathieu Cashen Greer