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Forest products company executive

William Anthony Whelan, American forest products company executive. Served with United States Army; Member Western Wood Products Association (board directors), National Forest Products Association (board directors) Clubs: Arlington.

Background

Whelan, William Anthony was born on August 18, 1921 in Brooklyn. Son of Daniel and Catherine (Pugh) Whelan.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, University of California, Berkeley.

Career

Vice president, Klamath Machine & Locomotive Works, 1948-1958;plant and district manager, United States Plywood, 1959-1968;vice president West Coast operations, Champion International, 1968-1974;executive vice president, Roseburg Lumber Company, 1975-1977;executive vice president, Pope & Talbot Inc., Portland, Oregon, 1978;president, Pope & Talbot Inc., Portland, Oregon, 1979-1984;vice chairman, Pope & Talbot Inc., Portland, Oregon, 1984-1986;consultant, also board directors, Pope & Talbot Inc., Portland, Oregonretired, 1993.

Membership

Served with United States Army. Member Western Wood Products Association (board directors), National Forest Products Association (board directors) Clubs: Arlington.

Connections

Married Marcia M. McCorkle, November 14, 1948. Children– Michael, Greer, Daniel, Annual.

father:
Daniel Whelan

mother:
Catherine (Pugh) Whelan

spouse:
Marcia M. McCorkle

child:
Michael Whelan

child:
Greer Whelan

child:
Daniel Whelan

child:
Annual Whelan