Victor Larry Thacker Edit Profile
Bachelor of Science, United States Air Force Academy, 1963. Master of Arts, University North Carolina, 1971. Doctor of Philosophy, University North Carolina, 1979.
Master Public Management, Carnegie Mellon University, 1992.
Second in command Lieutenant, United States Air Force, 1963; advanced through grades to colonel, United States Air Force pilot, United States Air Force, 1963-1970; associate Professor of English, United States Air Force Academy, Colorado Springs, Colorado, 1972-1982; director admissions, United States Air Force Academy, Colorado Springs, Colorado, 1982-1984; commander Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps Detroit 730, U. Pittsburgh, 1987-1989; retired, United States Air Force, 1989; director international education, Carnegie Mellon U., Pittsburgh, 1989-1993; assistant to president, Davis & Elkins (West Virginia) College, 1994-1997; acting vice president enrollment management, Davis & Elkins (West Virginia) College, 1997-1998; lecturer in english, W.V. Wesleyan College, since 1998.
Board of directors Pittsburgh Council for International Visitors, 1991-1993. Member West Virginia Hospitality and Travel Association (board directors since 1998), Council on Hotel, Restaurants and Institutional Educators (board directors regional chapter 1994-1997).
Married Mary Theresa Solis, June 6, 1963. Children: Sarah Marie Thacker Humpha, Susannah Joan Thacker McGowan.