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Architect , land planner

Vincent LeRoy Oredson, American architect, land planner. Registered architect, Oregon, Washington. Grantee, Housing and Urban Development, 1976.

Background

Oredson, Vincent LeRoy was born on June 9, 1923 in Minneapolis. Son of Edwin and Hulda Marie (Nelson) Oredson.

Education

Bachelor of Arts in Architecture, University Minnesota, 1949. Master in Urban Planning, University Washington, 1953. Postgraduate, Harvard School Design, 1949.

Postgraduate, Pendle Hill, Wallingford, Pennsylvania, 1954.

Career

Associate planner Seattle Planning Department, 1949—1951. Representative & worker Houses Hiroshima, Japan, 1951—1952. Planner Tacoma Planning Department, 1952—1953.

Architectural draftsman Lamont & Fey, Seattle, 1954—1955. Associate Naramore, Bain, Brady & Johanson, 1955—1961. Owner, principal Vincent L. Oredson, Ashland, Oregon, since 1961.

Campus planner Southern Oregon State College, 1961—1971. Consultant Plan for Ashland, Oregon, 1964. Served to lieutenant United States Navy, 1943-1946, Japan.

Achievements

  • Registered architect, Oregon, Washington.

Membership

Chairman Concerned Clergy & Laity, Ashland, 1965. Member Mayor's Master Plan Committee, Central Plan, Ashland, 1966, Citizens Protect Property Rights, Central Point, Oregon. Member of American Institute of Architects, American Institute Planners (president south Oregon chapter 1981-1982), Southern Oregon Land Conservancy (life).

Connections

Married Dorothy Estes Bryant Oredson. Children: Vincent John, Jane Elizabeth, Nicholas Pennsylvania.

father:
Edwin Oredson

mother:
Hulda Marie (Nelson) Oredson

spouse:
Dorothy Estes Bryant Oredson

child:
Nicholas Pennsylvania Oredson

child:
Vincent John Oredson

child:
Jane Elizabeth Oredson