2002 In Memoriam
Elbert W. Burr
During his career at Monsanto, Mr. Burr served in the management development function, in professional employment, in career planning, and in directing the total human resource function in an operating unit (five years) and in the corporation's international operations (eight years).
Early in his career, Joseph Matthews served as Administrative Assistant in the Agricultural Extension Service, Texas A&M University, and as Staff Training Specialist, and County Agricultural Agent. He then joined the USDA Federal Extension Service where he was in charge of the Educational Research Branch.
Edwin Peterson has been responsible for the development, daily operation, management, and evaluation of Air Force and interservice adult continuing education and training programs at installation, intermediate command, Major Air Command, and regional levels for over 35 years. In 1972, he became Chief, Education and Training, Headquarters Pacific Air Forces, Hickam Air Force Base, Hawaii.
Hamilton Stillwell began his career in adult education as an Extension Specialist and Director of the Newark Center for Rutgers University's Extension Division. He later became Director of The University Center for Adult Education at Wayne State University, the University of Michigan, and Eastern Michigan University.