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Kenneth Janke

Kenneth Janke, Canadian investment consultant. Recipient Distinguished Service award Investment Education Institute, 1972, Founder award American Cancer Society, 1970; inductee Dearborn Sports Hall of Fame, Michigan, 2002.


  • Janke, Kenneth was born on May 13, 1934 in Fort William, Ontario, Canada. Son of Adolf Earthman and Julianna (Dika) Janke.

  • Education

    • Student, Michigan State University, East Lansing, 1956.


    • Assistant manager Household Finance Company, Detroit, 1958—1960. General manager National Association Investors, Royal Oak, 1960—1976, president, Chief Executive Officer, 1976—2002, chairman, Chief Executive Officer, since 2002. Board directors Investment Education Institute, Royal Oak, president 1995-2002, chairman, since 2002.

      Board directors World Federation Investors, Brussels, president, since 1995.


    Party affiliation: Republican


    Denomination: Episcopalian


    Chairman Michigan Golf Hall of Fame, Lake Orion. President American Cancer Society-Oakland Country, Southfield, Michigan, 1974-1975. President, board directors NAIC Growth Fund, Royal Oak.

    Board directors American Family Life Assurance Company, Inc., Columbus, Georgia. Board advisors Michigan Professional Golf Association, West Bloomfield. With United States Army, 1956-1958, European Theatre of Operations.

    Fellow Finance Analysts Society Detroit (president since 1984), Finance Analysts Federation. Member National Investor Relations Institute (president Detroit since 1985), We. Golf Association (board directors, president), Indianwood Golf and Country Club (Lake Orion, Inductee Michigan Golf Hall of Fame, 2008), NFL Alumni (Lauderdale, Florida), Scalawag's Country Club (Mount Clemens, Michigan), Masons.





    • Married Sally Mildred Roach, June 29, 1957. Children: Kenneth Stuart, Laura Lynn, Julie Annual.
    • father: Adolf Earthman Janke
    • mother: Julianna (Dika) Janke
    • spouse: Sally Mildred Roach
    • children: Kenneth Stuart Janke
    • Laura Lynn Janke
    • Julie Annual Janke
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    Born May 13, 1934
    • 1956
      Michigan State University
    • 1958 - 1960
      Assistant, manager Household Finance Company
      Detroit, Michigan, United States
    • 1960 - 1976
      general manager, National Association Investors
      Royal Oak, Michigan, United States