Gerald M. Blackwell
50th REUNION LANCASTER SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF ’64
Name/Email Address: jerry_blackwell at rocketmail dot com
Marital Status/Spouse’s Name: Divorced
Children/Grandchildren: Son (Gerald Jr.), Daughter (Jill Lantz)/ Granddaughters (Alexandria Lantz and Avery Lantz)
College/Professional Training: University of South Carolina - BS Electrical Engineering 1972
Military Service(Details, Combat Tour?): US Air Force 1964 – 1968. NORAD Command Center, Colorado Springs, Colorado
Own Business? (Name, Website): No
Hobbies/Interests: Golf, Reading, USC & Panthers Football
Published a Book? (Name): No
Favorite Books/Authors: Grisham, Dean Koontz
Favorite Songs/Musicians: Anything from the sixty’s.
Favorite Movies: The Big Lebowski, The Sting, Star Wars, War games
Best Vacation Ever: Two Weeks at the Marriott Resort St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands.
Favorite Memory of High School: Attending the football games and hanging out at the Youth Center.
Proudest Moments of My Life: Graduating College, Managing the Design/Building of government and industrial installations over the world.
Things I Would Like My Classmates to Know: I have had the opportunity to work in most of the states and cities in our great country and over a dozen foreign countries during my career. I spent two years working in Western Europe, 1 ½ years working in mainland China, and 6 months in Brazil. I learned to appreciate many other cultures other than ours in America. There are good people everywhere.