May 5, 1994 |
The county's personnel director for 20 years, Jane A. Peirson, 62, has been removed from her job. Pierson has now been named deputy director of administration at emergency services, a new job that was not included in the county's 1994 budget. Pierson will earn $58,212 a year, the same salary she received as personnel director. Pierson's transfer from personnel to Emergency Services was included in what is known as a salary board agenda. Through it, the commissioners approve all personnel actions - raises, hires, resignations, promotions, terminations - for the county's 2,000 employees.
September 24, 1999 |
Citing a litany of problems, the Chester Upland Board of Control fired the school district's personnel director, Marvin K. Hackett, yesterday. Hackett, a former Delaware State University personnel director, had spent less than a year on the job at a salary of $60,000 a year. At a meeting yesterday, the three-member control board, with member C.R. Pennoni absent, found him responsible for unsatisfactory performance, neglect of duty, insubordination, violation of the laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and incompetence.
May 3, 2000 |
Bill Kuharich, former general manager of the New Orleans Saints, was hired yesterday as director of pro personnel for the Kansas City Chiefs. He succeeded John Schneider, who left last week to become personnel director of the Seattle Seahawks. Kuharich, 47, the son of Joe Kuharich, a former college and NFL head coach, will be reunited with Carl Peterson, the Chiefs' president and general manager, whom he worked with in his first pro football job with the USFL's Philadelphia/Baltimore Stars.
June 30, 2011
Herbert Francis Lescher, 90, a retired personnel director and Bucks County community activist, died of heart failure Thursday, June 9, at Attleboro Retirement Village in Middletown Township. Mr. Lescher and his wife moved to Bucks County in 1950 when he joined the paper-products division of Owens-Illinois Inc. in Bristol. He retired from the company 32 years later as personnel director. Mr. Lescher served on the boards of the American Red Cross' Lower Bucks County Chapter and the Family Service Association of Bucks County.
May 16, 2001 |
While the Eagles play their search for a new personnel director close to the vest, information slips out from other quarters. That happened yesterday, when Baltimore Ravens college scouting director Phil Savage announced that he would remain in his job but that he still would interview for the Chicago Bears' vacant general-manager position. The curiously worded announcement appeared on the Ravens' Web site yesterday. Savage, 35, interviewed with Eagles head coach Andy Reid late last week.
September 26, 2014 |
Margo L. Vance, 72, of Cherry Hill, a longtime personnel director in Philadelphia, died Monday, Sept. 22, of complications from pancreatic cancer at AristaCare, a nursing home in Cherry Hill. Mrs. Vance, who was diagnosed with the disease in 2006, outlived the average life expectancy for pancreatic cancer patients, many of whom do not survive for five years. "She fought," said daughter Dawn. "Her physician called her a miracle. " Born Margo Louise Gales, Mrs. Vance was raised in Philadelphia and graduated from John Bartram High School.
October 29, 1987 |
The Radnor Township school board has approved the appointments of a new high school principal and director of personnel for the district. The board voted, 6-0, Tuesday night on the appointments of Eugene R. Hawley as principal and Anne A. Janson as personnel director. Both had been recommended by Superintendent John A. DeFlaminis. Hawley, 53, is principal of Winnacunnet High School in Hampton, N.H., about 45 miles north of Boston. He will report to his Radnor position July 1 at a starting salary of $65,000 annually.
July 13, 2001 |
Walter W. Goehring, 89, of Melrose Park, a retired director of personnel for Cheltenham Township, died Tuesday of complications from Parkinson's disease at the White Billet Nursing Home in Hatboro. He had been at the home for two weeks. Mr. Goehring served as personnel director from 1970 until his retirement in 1977. Earlier, he had a long career in industry, and in 1956 was awarded Drexel Institute of Technology's 65th anniversary alumni citation for outstanding achievements and services in the field of industrial management.