IEST Online Blog

George G. Olear, President Emeratus


The IEST community is saddened by the passing of George G. Olear II, Saturday, June 6, 2015.

George had been an active member of IEST since 1985, serving as the President of IEST from 1998 to 1999. He was also the President and Treasurer of the Boston Chapter and a National Director.

“Most important, [George was] a mentor to just about everyone. His management ability and constant humor were critically important to the [Boston] Chapter.” Ken Salomon

George graduated from Cheshire Academy, Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI), and Providence College, and worked as an independent consultant.