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educator , consultant

William Woods Cotterman, American educator, consultant. Volunteer Hospice Atlanta, since 1990. Member Association Computing Machinery (regional representative 1976-1980), Appalachian Trail Club.

Background

Cotterman, William Woods was born on December 16, 1935 in Dallas, Texas, United States. Son of Robert William and Amelia Elizabeth (Woods) Cotterman.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Georgia Institute of Technology, 1958. Master of Science, Georgia Institute of Technology, 1963. Doctor of Philosophy, Georgia State University, 1969.

Career

Industrial engineer, computer programmer, Genesco, Inc., Nashville, Tennessee, 1958-1960;computer programmer, Lockheed-Georgia Company, Marietta, Georgia, 1960-1963;manager systems and computers, Atlantic Steel Company, Atlanta, 1963-1964;systems engineer, International Business Machines Corporation, Atlanta, 1964-1965;professor information systems, Georgia State University, Atlanta, 1965-1994;professor and chairman emeritus, Georgia State University, Atlanta, since 1994. Consultant Barakat & Associations, Brighton, England, 1984-1985, United Nations Development Programme and various goverments and firms in Middle East.

Works

Membership

Volunteer Hospice Atlanta, since 1990. Member Association Computing Machinery (regional representative 1976-1980), Appalachian Trail Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: windsurfing, hiking, writing.

Connections

Married Kennethe Faye Payne, May 31, 1958. 1 stepchild, John William Poe. Children: Elizabeth Alena, Kennethe Ann, Dana Yvonne, Robert William.

father:
Robert William Cotterman

mother:
Amelia Elizabeth (Woods) Cotterman

spouse:
Kennethe Faye Payne

children:
Elizabeth Alena Cotterman

Kennethe Ann Cotterman

Dana Yvonne Cotterman

Robert William Cotterman