FIRST PRESIDENT OF THE PICAO AND ICAO COUNCILTERM OF OFFICE: 1947-1957
Edward Pearson Warner was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on 9 November 1894. He grew up in Boston, Massachusetts, where he attended the Volkmann School. He entered Harvard University in 1916 and specialized in mathematics. After graduating he went on to the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and graduated in 1917 in mechanical engineering with additional credits in naval architecture.