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The Dallas Section of thw IEEE was organized in 1963. Merging the local branches of the AIEE and the IRE was a difficult task. It was decided that elected officals should include a Vice-Chairman-Electrical to represent the previous members of the AIEE and the a Vice-Chairman-Electronics to represent the previous members of the IRE. Other elected officers were the Chairman, Executive Vice-Chairman, Secretary and Treasurer. It was agreed by the early founders that the chairmanship would alternate between the electrical and electronic members. Elected officers served for twleve months beginning July 1.  
 
The Dallas Section of thw IEEE was organized in 1963. Merging the local branches of the AIEE and the IRE was a difficult task. It was decided that elected officals should include a Vice-Chairman-Electrical to represent the previous members of the AIEE and the a Vice-Chairman-Electronics to represent the previous members of the IRE. Other elected officers were the Chairman, Executive Vice-Chairman, Secretary and Treasurer. It was agreed by the early founders that the chairmanship would alternate between the electrical and electronic members. Elected officers served for twleve months beginning July 1.  
  
 
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Revision as of 16:36, 8 October 2012

The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers was officially organized in 1963 through teh merger of two prior preofessional organizations: The American Institute of Electrical Engineers (AIEE) and the Institute of Radio Engineers (IRE). A lot of effort was expended by many individuals in forming the IEEE. A committee was established to develop teh planned merger of teh two organizations. Dr. Lyod Berkner, president of the AIEE, and past national president of the IRE; and Mr. Patrick E. Haggerty, president of the IRE at the time of the merger and first president of the IEEE, were instrumental in bringing about the merger of the organization. A Dallas branch of the AIEE had existed prior to the merger since 1956.


Past Chairmen of the Dallas Branch of the AIEE are listed below:

1956 Crandell

1957 Chadwick

1958 Tatum

1959 Robuck

1960 Sandlin

1961 Martin

1962 Fikar

1963 Reynolds

Officers of the Dallas-Ft Worth IRE Section

A Dallas Section of the IRE had existed prior to the merger since 1941. Officers of the Dallas-Ft. Worth Section of the IRE 1941-1963 are listed below.  Officers before 1953-54 served until June.  Starting in 1953, the officers's terms began on July 1st.

1941
Chariman D.A. Peterson
Vice-Chairman Truett L. Kimzey
Secretary/Treasurer Paul C. Barnes
1942
Chairman Truett L. Kimzey
Vice-Chairman R.E. Beam
Secretary/Treasurer Paul C. Barnes
1943
Chairman Homer E. Applegate
Vice-Chairman Durward J. Tucker
Secretary/Treasurer Paul C. Barnes
1944
Chairman Durward J. Tucker
Vice-Chairman Nelson F. Barrett
Secretary/Treasurer Paul C. Barnes
1945
Chairman J.D. Mathis
Vice-Chairman Truett L. Kimzey
Secretary/Treasurer B.B. Honeycutt
1946
Chairman Roy M. Flynn
Vice-Chairman Robert A. Broding
Secretary/Treasurer J.G. Rountree
1947
Chairman Robert A. Broding
Vice-Chairman J.G. Rountree
Secretary/Treasurer Alfred S. LeVelle
1948
Chairman J.G. Rountree
Vice-Chairman Alfred S. LeVelle
Secretary/Treasurer John H. Homsey
1949
Chairman Alfred S. LeVelle
Vice-Chairman John H. Homsey
Secretary/Treasurer R.A. Arnett
1950
Chairman John H. Homsey
Vice-Chairman E.A. Hegar
Secretary/Treasurer R.A. Arnett
1951
Chairman E.A. Hegar
Vice-Chairman R.A. Arnett
Secretary/Treasurer John K. Godbey
1952
Chairman R.A. Arnett
Vice-Chairman John K. Godbey
Secretary/Treasurer John A. Green
1953-54
Chairman John K. Godbey
Vice-Chairman John A. Green
Secretary/Treasurer Mark W. Bullock
1954-55
Chairman John A. Green
Vice-Chairman Mark W. Bullock
Secretary/Treasurer Gordon K. Teal
1955-56
Chairman Mark W. Bullock
Vice-Chairman Gordon K. Teal
Secretary/Treasurer O. Frank Seay, Jr.
1956-57
Chairman Gordon K. Teal
Vice-Chairman Frank Seay
Secretary/Treasurer John Albano
1957-58
Chairman Frank Seay
Vice-Chairman John Albano
Secretary/Treasurer Thomas B. Moseley
1958-59
Chairman John Albano
Vice-Chairman Thomas B. Moseley
Secretary/Treasurer H. T. Wisseman
1959-60
Chairman Thomas B. Moseley
Vice-Chairman H. T. Wisseman
Secretary/Treasurer Tom Prickett
1960-61
Chairman H.T. Wisseman
Vice-Chairman Tom Prickett
Secretary-Treasurer L.B. Wadel
1961-62
Chairman Tom Prickett
Vice-Chairman L.B. Wadel
Secretary/Treasurer H.E. Sorrows
1962-63
Chairman L.B. Wadel
Vice-Chairman H.E. Sorrows
Secretary/Treasurer W.D. Mitchell


Dallas Section IEEE Incorporation

The Dallas Section of thw IEEE was organized in 1963. Merging the local branches of the AIEE and the IRE was a difficult task. It was decided that elected officals should include a Vice-Chairman-Electrical to represent the previous members of the AIEE and the a Vice-Chairman-Electronics to represent the previous members of the IRE. Other elected officers were the Chairman, Executive Vice-Chairman, Secretary and Treasurer. It was agreed by the early founders that the chairmanship would alternate between the electrical and electronic members. Elected officers served for twleve months beginning July 1.


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