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Gurnee Fellows Hart

Gurnee Fellows Hart, American investment counselor. Decorated Bronze Star.

Background

  • Hart, Gurnee Fellows was born on April 26, 1929 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Percival Gray and Marguerite May (Fellows) Hart.

  • Education

    • Bachelor cum laude, Pomona College, 1951. Master of Business Administration, Stanford University, 1955. Visiting scholar, Jesus College, Cambridge, England, 1995.

    Career

    • With Willis & Christy, Los Angeles, 1955-1965. Investment counsel Scudder, Stevens & Clark, Inc., 1965-1967. With Scudder, Stevens & Clark, New York City, since 1967, partner, 1972-1985, managing director, 1985-1994, advisory managing director, 1994—2002.

      1st lieutenant infantry United States Army Reserve, 1951-1953, Korea.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Board directors Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, Inc., 1981-1986, 2004-2007, New York Philharmonic, since 1974, vice-chairman, executive committee, 1976-1996, trustee, 1988-2005. Chairman Friends of New York Philharmonic, 1975-1982. Board directors, vice president Berkshire Farm Center and Services for Youth, 1972-1983.

    Trustee Pomona College, 1982-2000, trustee emeritus, since 2000. Board directors, treasurer American Friends of Cambridge University, 1997-2000. Board directors Cambridge University Development Office in the United States, Inc., 1998-2000.

    Chairman Cambridge in American, 2000-2004. Trustee The Cambridge Foundation, United Kingdom, 2001-2004. Advisory board Yale Center Parliamentary History, 2003-2008.

    Member St. Andrew's Society State of New York, Society Mayflower Descendant, Century Association, University Club, Knickerbocker Club, Indian Harbor Yacht Club (Greenwich, Connecticut), Phi Beta Kappa.

    Connections

    • Married Marjorie Walker Leigh, April 23, 1966.
    • father: Percival Gray Hart
    • mother: Marguerite May (Fellows) Hart
    • spouse: Marjorie Walker Leigh
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    Born April 26, 1929
    Nationality
    • 1951
      Pomona College
    • 1955
      Stanford University
    • 1995
      Jesus College
    • 1955 - 1965
      With Willis & Christy
    • 1965 - 1967
      investment counsel, Scudder
    • 1967
      with Scudder
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