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Godfrey, Kneeland, Jr. (ed.) / The Wisconsin engineer
Volume 59, Number 4 (January 1955)

Elton, Bob
W. S. P. E.,   pp. 30-37

Page 31

Meet the President
Fox River Valley Chapter
  Wayne G. Bryan, president of
the Fox River Valley chapter, has
served as city engineer in Neenah,
Wisconsin, for the last eight years.
In addition, in 1949 he assumed
the duties of the director of public
works for the City of Neenah. Ear-
lier, he worked on various state
and federal work programs, super-
vised the municipal water utility
in Portage, and served as assistant
water supply engineer at the Bad-
ger Ordnance Works. During the
second World War, Lieutenant
Bryan of the U. S. Navy com-
manded a net tender in the Aleu-
  Mr. Bryan was born in Portage,
Wisconsin in 1910 and while at-
tending high school there partici-
pated in track, football and the
school band. He studied civil engi-
neering at the University of Wis-
consin, receiving his B. S. degree
in 1933. In college, he was active
in the university band and orches-
  A charter member of the Wis-
consin chapter of the American
Public Works Assn., Mr. Bryan is
now vice-president of this group.
He has served as president of the
Portage Kiwanis Club and has
been active in many other civic
organizations. Another of his
responsibilities has been the 1954
chairmanship of the engineering
and public works section of the
League of Wisconsin Municipali-
  Mr. Bryan and Louise Possett
were wed in 1935. They have two
children, Wayne, age 13 and Jane,
9 years old. His recreational inter-
ests center on curling and fishing.

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