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John Robert Wootten

John Robert Wootten, American investor.

Background

  • Wootten, John Robert was born on February 5, 1929. Son of Henry Hughes and Ella Gayle (Ditzler) Wootten.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Colorado Agricultural and Mechanical University, 1953.

    Career

    • Secretary Southwest Radio & Equipment Company, Oklahoma City, 1953-1955. President Belcaro Homes, Inc., 1955-1960, Bob Wootten Ford, Yukon, Oklahoma, 1960-1968, Business Data Systems, 1968-1972. Chairman, Chief Executive Officer 1st National Bank, Moore, Oklahoma, 1970-1972.

      President Commission Enterprises, Inc., Liberal, Kansas, 1967-1979, Trebor Leasing Company, 1965-1987, Oklahoma School Book Depository, Inc., Oklahoma City, 1976-1980, Southwest School Depository, Inc., Dallas, 1976-1986. Chairman, Chief Executive Officer Exchange National Bank Del City, Oklahoma, 1976-1978. Director Southwest Bancshares Corporation, Oklahoma City.

    Membership

    President Oklahoma chapter American Cancer Society, 1966-1967, Oklahoma chapter Arthritis Foundation, 1973-1976, Lyric Theater, Oklahoma, 1976-1977. Chairman board trustees Bone and Joint Hospital, 1976-1981. Board directors Oklahoma Theater Center, Dallas Theater Center.

    Trustee Oklahoma City University. President Last Frontier council Boy Scouts American, 1968-1970. Republican nominee for Lieutenant Governor of Oklahoma, 1966.

    Member Indiana Bankers Association, American Bankers Association, Texas Bookmen's Association, Oklahoma Bookmen's Association, Texas Association School Administrators, Economic Club Oklahoma, Navy League, Rotary (president Oklahoma City 1963-1964, district governor 5520 1998-1999).

    Connections

    • Married Mary Lou Schmausser, March 15, 1952 (divorced). Children: Pamela Jean, Robert Hughes. Married Geraldine Ann Theisen, August 14, 1982.
    • father: Henry Hughes Wootten
    • mother: Ella Gayle (Ditzler) Wootten
    • spouses: Mary Lou Schmausser
    • Geraldine Ann Theisen
    • children: Pamela Jean Wootten
    • Robert Hughes Wootten
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    Born February 5, 1929
    Nationality
    • 1953
      Colorado Agricultural and Mechanical University
    • 1953 - 1955
      Secretary, Southwest Radio & Equipment Company
      Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States
    • 1955 - 1960
      president, Belcaro Homes
    • 1960 - 1968
      president, Belcaro Homes
      Yukon, Oklahoma, United States
    • 1965 - 1987
      president, Commission Enterprises
    • 1967 - 1979
      president, Commission Enterprises
      Liberal, Kansas, United States
    • 1968 - 1972
      president, Belcaro Homes
    • 1970 - 1972
      chairman, 1st National Bank
      Moore, South Carolina, United States
    • 1970 - 1972
      Chief Executive Officer, 1st National Bank
      Moore, South Carolina, United States
    • 1976 - 1978
      chairman, Exchange National Bank Del City
      Oklahoma, United States
    • 1976 - 1978
      Chief Executive Officer, Exchange National Bank Del City
      Oklahoma, United States
    • 1976 - 1980
      president, Commission Enterprises
      Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States
    • 1976 - 1986
      president, Commission Enterprises
      Dallas, Texas, United States
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