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business educator , university dean emeritus

William Leroy Duff, University dean emeritus, business educator. Member Greeley Planning Commission, 1972-1975, chairman, 1974-1975; trustee U. No.Colo., 1983; member Greeley Water and Sewer Board With United States Army, 1958-1960. Member Greeley Rotary Club (board directors), Greeley Area Chamber of Commerce (board directors).

Background

Duff,, William Leroy was born on September 14, 1938 in Oakland, California, United States. Son of William Leroy and Edna Francis (Gunderson) Duff.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, California State University-, San Francisco, 1963; postgraduate, California State University-, San Francisco, 1963-1964; M.S.Sc., National Economics Institute, U. Stockholm, 1965; Doctor of Philosophy, University of California at Los Angeles, 1969.

Career

Research associate, C.F. Kettering Foundation, 1967-1969; assistant, JOBS program National Alliance Businessmen, 1969-1970; professor, U. Northern Colorado, Greeley, since 1970; director Sch Business, Bur Business and Public Research, U. Northern Colorado, Greeley, 1972-1975; dean College Business Administration, U. Northern Colorado, Greeley, since 1984; interim vice president academic affairs, U. Northern Colorado, Greeley, 1987; chairman faculty senate, U. Northern Colorado, 1981-1982. On leave as United Nations adviser to Government of Swaziland, 1975-1977. Consultant in field.

Membership

Member Greeley Planning Commission, 1972-1975, chairman, 1974-1975. Trustee University Northern Colorado, 1983. Member Greeley Water and Sewer Board, 1994-1998, Greeley City Council, 2000.

Board directors Centennial Services, 2003, United Way of Weld County, 2003, executive board and investment committee, University of North Carolina Foundation, 2003, treasurer, member executive committee, investment committee. Board directors Greeley Philharmonic, University North Carolina Foundation With United States Army, 1958-1960. Member Greeley Rotary Club (board directors), Greeley Area Chamber of Chamber (board directors).

Connections

Married Arline M. Wight, September 1, 1962. Children— Susan M., William Leroy III.

father:
William Leroy Duff,

mother:
Edna Francis (Gunderson) Duff,

spouse:
Arline M. Wight

children:
Susan M. Duff,

William Leroy III Duff,