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Lewis Edward Lehrman

Lewis Edward Lehrman, American investment fund manager. Woodrow Wilson fellow, Harvard University, 1962. Chairman board trustees, president Lehrman Institute, New York City; trustee Heritage Foundation, Washington; chairman New York State Republican Platform Committee, 1978; Republican-Conservative candidate for Governor New York, 1982; chairman Citizens for American, 1983-1986. With United States Army; active Reserve.

Background

  • Lehrman, Lewis Edward was born on August 15, 1938 in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Benjamin S. and Rose (Herman) Lehrman.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Yale University, 1960. Master of Arts, Harvard University, 1962.

    Career

    • Carnegie teaching fellow Yale University, New Haven, 1961. President, treasurer Rite Aid Corporation, Shiremanstown, Pennsylvania, 1969-1977, chairman executive committee, 1977-1981. Senior advisor, managing director Morgan Stanley & Company, New York City, 1987-1990.

      Managing director L.E. Lehrman & Company, since 1990. Chairman Lehrman Bell Mueller Cannon, Inc., since 1990.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Chairman board trustees, president Lehrman Institute, New York City. Trustee Heritage Foundation, Washington. Chairman New York State Republican Platform Committee, 1978.

    Republican-Conservative candidate for Governor New York, 1982. Chairman Citizens for American, 1983-1986. With United States Army.

    Active Reserve.

    Connections

    • Married Louise Lombard Stillman, May 27, 1966. Children: R. Leland, John S., Thomas D., Eliza D., Peter R.
    • father: Benjamin S. Lehrman
    • mother: Rose (Herman) Lehrman
    • spouse: Louise Lombard Stillman
    • children: R. Leland Lehrman
    • John S. Lehrman
    • Thomas D. Lehrman
    • Eliza D. Lehrman
    • Peter R. Lehrman
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    • 1960
      Yale University
    • 1962
      Harvard University
    • 1961
      Carnegie teaching fellow, Yale University
      New Haven, Connecticut, United States
    • 1969 - 1977
      president, Rite Aid Corporation
      Pennsylvania, United States
    • 1969 - 1977
      treasurer, Rite Aid Corporation
      Pennsylvania, United States
    • 1987 - 1990
      senior, Morgan Stanley & Company
    • 1987 - 1990
      managing director, Morgan Stanley & Company
    • 1990
      managing director, L.E. Lehrman & Company
    • 1990
      chairman, Lehrman Bell Mueller Cannon
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