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management educator

Walter Dill Scott, American management educator. Member advisory board directors Communities in Schools Chicago; member advisory board good city, board directors Center Executive Women; member advisory board education and social policy Northwestern University; board directors One Acre Foundation.

Background

Scott, Walter Dill was born on October 27, 1931 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of John Marcy and Mary Louise (Gent) Scott.

Education

Student, Williams College, Williamstown, Massachusetts, 1951. Bachelor of Science, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, 1953. Master of Science, Columbia University, New York City, 1958.

Career

Consultant Booz, Allen & Hamilton, New York City, 1956—1958. Associate Glore, Forgan & Company, 1958—1963, partner Chicago, 1963-1965. Partner Lehman Bros, 1965-1972, senior partner, 1972-1973, also board directors.

Associate director economics and government Office Management and Budget, Washington, 1973-1975. Senior vice president international and finance Pillsbury Company, Minneapolis, 1975-1978, executive vice president, 1978-1980, also board directors. President, Chief Executive Officer, Investors Diversified Services, Inc., 1980-1984.

Group managing director Grand Metropolitan PLC, 1984-1986, also board directors. Chairman Grand Met United States of America, 1984-1986. Professor, senior Austin fellow Kellogg School Management, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, since 1988.

Lieutenant (junior grade) United States Navy, 1953-1956.

Membership

Member advisory board directors Communities in Schools Chicago. Member advisory board good city, board directors Center Executive Women. Member advisory board education and social policy Northwestern University.

Board directors One Acre Foundation.

Connections

Married Barbara Ann Stein, September 9, 1961. Children: Timothy Walter, David Frederick, Gordon Charles.

father:
John Marcy Scott

mother:
Mary Louise (Gent) Scott

spouse:
Barbara Ann Stein

children:
Timothy Walter Scott

David Frederick Scott

Gordon Charles Scott