Abernethy, Robert John - from United States
Country of meeting: in the year 2017-2018
Entrepreneur and philanthropist based in Manhattan Beach, California. He is the founder and President of both American Standard Development Company and Self Storage Management Company. Worked for the Hughes Aircraft Company (from 1972 to 1974), which promoted him to Controller for the Technology Division.
Abernethy served as a Commissioner on the City of Los Angeles Planning and Zoning Commission from 1984-1988, a Director of the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California Board of Directors from 1988-1993, a Commissioner on the City of Los Angeles Telecommunications Commission from 1992-1993, a Director of the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority from 1995-1998, a Commissioner of the California Transportation Commission from 1999-2000, a member of the California State Board of Education from 2000-2004, and a member of the California Arts Council from 2001-2004.
Activities in the Orangization:
Board of Directors, Vice Chair, Executive Committee