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systems engineer

William Robert Hershey, American systems engineer. Registered professional engineer, Michigan.

Background

Hershey, William Robert was born on April 6, 1948 in Milwaukee. Son of Roscoe Ray and Sarah Ellen (Brickhouse) Hershey.

Education

Biosystems Engineering, Princeton University, New Jersey, 1970. Master of Arts, University Michigan, 1972.

Career

Systems analyst University Michigan Institute of Labor and Industrial Relations, Ann Arbor, 1971-1972. Research engineer Ford Motor Company, Dearborn, Michigan, 1972-1974. Principal research associate The Huron River Group, Ann Arbor, 1974-1976.

Business development coordinator Sverdrup Corporation, Silver Spring, Maryland, 1977-1983. Systems engineer The MITRE Corporation, McLean, Virginia, since 1983. Instructor University Maryland University College, College Park, since 1984.

Chairman Washington Apple III special interest group, 1983-1984.

Achievements

  • Registered professional engineer, Michigan.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals. Inventor air-supported and air-propelled vehicle racers.

Membership

President Woodside Park Civic Association, Silver Spring, 1981-1982. Chairman Montgomery County (Maryland) Citizens Bicycle Commission, since 1985. Board directors Coalition for the Capital Crescent Trail, Montgomery County, 1986.

Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, American Federation Musicians, Institute Transportation Engineers (associate), Washington Area Bicyclists Association, Sierra Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: bicycling, community theatre.

Connections

Married Sarah Jane Hachen (divorced 1984). Married Debra Joy Sheeskin.

father:
Roscoe Ray Hershey

mother:
Sarah Ellen (Brickhouse) Hershey

spouses:
Sarah Jane Hachen

Debra Joy Sheeskin.