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Keith D. Vandercook

Keith D. Vandercook, American investment company executive. Chartered Life Underwriter Michigan; registered representative New York Stock Exchange, 1958, certified real estate Michigan, licensed private pilot Michigan. Recipient Cook Valley Wet Lands award, State of Michigan, 2001.


  • Vandercook, Keith D. was born on August 19, 1932 in Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States. Son of Wayne Lewis Vandercook, Mildred Georgeanne Botts.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Psychology, We. Michigan University, 1955. Degree in computers, Jordan College, 1982.


    • Republican New York Stock Exchange, Chicago, 1958—1963. Officer trust investment Old Kent Barik & Trust, Grand Rapids, Michigan, 1964—1966. Representative business and legal Prentice-Hall Inc., 1967—1977.

      Partner Indiana Door Company, 1977—1987. Researcher Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1987—1990. Agent real estate Greenridge Realty, Grand Rapids, 1990—1999.

      SP4 United States Army, 1955-1957.

    Major achievements

    • Chartered Life Underwriter Michigan. Registered representative New York Stock Exchange, 1958, certified real estate Michigan, licensed private pilot Michigan.


    Party affiliation: Republican


    Board directors chairman Oak Ridge & Bailey Grove Retirement Community, Grand Rapids. Board directors Senior Neighbors, since 2000. Member advisory board Area Agency on Aging, since 2003.

    Board directors South High Alumni Scholarship. Member advisory board Porter Hill Benevolent Foundation. Member Youth Commonwealth's Camp O'Malley.

    Member of Smithsonian Society, National Audubon Society, National Rifle Association, Amvets, World Affairs Group, Early Risers Breakfast Club.



    Reading, classical music, geocaching.


    • Children: Susan N., Lisa L., Daniel J.
    • father: Wayne Lewis Vandercook Vandercook
    • children: Susan N. Vandercook
    • Lisa L. Vandercook
    • Daniel J. Vandercook
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    • 1955
      We. Michigan University
    • 1982
      Jordan College
    • 1958 - 1963
      Republican New York Stock Exchange
      Chicago, Illinois, United States
    • 1964 - 1966
      officer, trust investment Old Kent Barik & Trust
      Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States
    • 1967 - 1977
      representative business and legal Prentice-Hall Incorporated
    • 1977 - 1987
      partner, Indiana Door Company
    • 1987 - 1990
      researcher, Harvard University
      Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1990 - 1999
      agent real estate Greenridge Realty
      Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States