Paul Bent

Profile Updated: November 22, 2022
What year did you Graduate? 1961
Military Service: Navy  
Married, divorced, single? Married (52 years)
Kids, Grandkids, Great Grandkids? Tell us about them: No kids. Lots of nieces and nephews.
Still working or retired? Highlights you want to share: Still happily working -- busier than ever. No plans to quit.
Do you have a blog or website you would like to share with your Classmates?
What years did you attend FUHS?


What Elementary School Did You Attend?

Victory Boulevard School
North Hollywood, CA

Tell us about your life and travels since FUHS:

Then: U.S. Navy (submarine service) --> Xerox Data Systems --> Hughes Aircraft Company --> Century Financial Services
Now: GoodSmith & Co., The Alta Group, Law Office, Arbitration Office, freelance music business
Travel: 48 U.S. states and 25+ countries.

Have worked as a computer scientist and aerospace engineer (Hughes Aircraft Co.), an investment banker (my own firm), a corporate and business lawyer (my own firm), an expert witness in financial litigation (The Alta Group), and a professional singer (Los Angeles Master Chorale, motion picture and video game soundtracks, including "World of Warcraft").

Best FUHS School Memories:

Playing in the FUHS orchestra.
Being entertained by Roger Guy Logan in chemistry class.
Watching John Gabriel draw cartoons in German class.

Who Was Your Favorite Teacher?

C. Barton Redfern, Math
Grace Gray Miller, English
Floyd Moore, for everything he did for so many students (including me)

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