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Randall Telford Klemme

Randall Telford Klemme, American utilities executive, economist. Fellow American Industrial Development Council; member of American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Association Regional Science, American Economics Assns., Foreign Policy Association, Urban League, Blue Key, Sigma Xi, others.; Rotarian.

Background

  • Klemme, Randall Telford was born on March 17, 1911 in Belmond, Iowa, United States. Son of Raymond H. and Lucy (Randall) Klemme.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Grinnell College, 1932. Postgraduate (Rockefeller Foundation fellow), University of Chicago, 1941. Doctor of Philosophy., Iowa State University, 1947.

    Career

    • Public, Belmond Advertiser, 1932-1933. Instructor Grinnell College, 1933-1934. With Iowa Extension Service, Ames, 1935-1936.

      Instructor Platteville (Wisconsin) State College, 1936. Faculty Oklahoma A. and M. College, 1937-1948, vice president, 1949-1952. Economist Federal Reserve Bank Kansas Missouri, 1948-1949.

      Acting county director technical cooperative administration unites states department State, Pakistan, 1952-1953. Representative Ford. Foundation, Karachi, Pakistan, 1953-1955. Director Oklahoma Department Commerce and Industry, Oklahoma City, 1955-1958.

      Commissioner International Congress Regional Economies, 1958. With Northern Natural Gas Company, Omaha, from 1958, vice president, corporate economist, 1964. Adjunct Professor economics U. Nebraska, Omaha, 1966.

      Board of directors, chairman Nebraska Council Economics Education, 1964. Board directors Lutheran Medical Center, Omaha, United Community Services, Omaha. Trustee Midwest Research Institute.

      Board overseers Grinnell College.

    Works

    • Contributor articles on industrial development and economics to professional journals.

    Membership

    Fellow American Industrial Development Council. Member of American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Association Regional Science, American Economics Assns., Foreign Policy Association, Urban League, Blue Key, Sigma Xi, others.

    Connections

    • Married Margaret H. Osgood, August 7, 1937.
    • father: Raymond H. Klemme
    • mother: Lucy (Randall) Klemme
    • spouse: Margaret H. Osgood
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    Born March 17, 1911
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