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Walter Brown Pistor

Walter Brown Pistor, American securities company executive. Recipient Sales Course Champion award Dale Carnegie, 1962. Troop leader Boy Scouts American, Portland, 1982-1990; board directors Christie School, Marylhurst, Oregon, 1965-1966; deacon Presbyterian Church, Portland, 1971-1974, ruling elder, 1974-1977; board advisers Templeton Prize for Progress in Religion, 1991-1994. Captain United States Air Force, 1958-1962.

Background

  • Pistor, Walter Brown was born on September 27, 1936 in Dallas, Texas, United States. Son of Charles Herman and Virginia Brown Pistor.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Business Administration, University Texas, 1958. Postgraduate, Portland State University, 1970.

    Career

    • Life and disability agent Pacific Mutual Life, Sacramento, 1962-1963, Dallas, 1963. Registered representative Merrill Lynch, 1963-1965, Portland, Oregon, 1965-1974. Vice president Strand, Atkinson, 1974-1997, Kalama, Washington, since 1997.

      Owner Pistor Imports, Portland, 1985-1995, Potential Unlimited, Portland, 1990-1991.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Troop leader Boy Scouts American, Portland, 1982-1990. Board directors Christie School, Marylhurst, Oregon, 1965-1966. Deacon Presbyterian Church, Portland, 1971-1974, ruling elder, 1974-1977.

    Board advisers Templeton Prize for Progress in Religion, 1991-1994. Captain United States Air Force, 1958-1962.

    Personality

    Interests

    Steelhead fishing, skiing, travel, writing, philosophizing.

    Connections

    • Married Hildegard Charlotte Koch, June 2, 1961. Children; Charlotte Anne, Walter Robert, David Erich.
    • father: Charles Herman
    • mother: Virginia Brown Pistor
    • spouse: Hildegard Charlotte Koch
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    Born September 27, 1936
    • 1958
      University Texas
    • 1970
      Portland State University
    • 1962 - 1963
      Life and disability agent Pacific Mutual Life
      Sacramento, California, United States
    • 1963 - 1965
      registered representative Merrill Lynch
      Portland, Jamaica
    • 1963
      Life and disability agent Pacific Mutual Life
      Dallas, Texas, United States
    • 1965 - 1974
      registered representative Merrill Lynch
      Oregon, United States
    • 1974 - 1997
      vice president, Strand
      Atkinson, New Hampshire, United States
    • 1997
      vice president, Strand
      Kalama, Washington, United States

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