logo logo

Burt Dorsett

Burt Dorsett, American investment company executive. William J. Cook scholar, 1953.

Background

  • Dorsett, Burt was born on November 8, 1930 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Burton and Della (Reader) Dorsett.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Dartmouth College, 1953. Master of Business Administration, Harvard University, 1959.

    Career

    • Industrial engineer E.I. duPont de Nemours, Seaford, Delaware, 1953-1957. Consultant Booz-Allen & Hamilton, New York City, 1959-1962. Vice president University Rochester, 1962-1970.

      Executive vice president, trustee College Retirement Equities Fund, New York City, 1970-1979. Chairman, president Westinghouse Pension Investment Corporation, 1979-1986, Dorsett-McCabe Capital Management Inc., 1987—2007. Chief investment officer Money Growth Institute, 1999-2002.

    Works

    • Author: (with others) Epoxy Resins, Market Survey and Users Reference, 1959.

    Membership

    Budget committee Community Chest, Rochester, 1967-1970. Trustee Convalescent Hospital for Children, Rochester, 1967-1970, Hillside Children's Home, Rochester, 1968-1970, Keuka College, New York, 1968-1971. Member committee Boys Club of New York City, 1970-1980.

    Investment committee American Psychological Association, 1969-1987. Member Dartmouth Club, Harvard Business School Club, WeeBurn Country Club (Darrien, Connecticut).

    Connections

    • Married Judith Martin, December 14, 1952 (divorced). Children: Mark, Deborah, Jeffrey, Cindy (deceased). Married Trixie Landsberger, March 1, 1981.
    • father: Burton Dorsett
    • mother: Della (Reader) Dorsett
    • spouses: Judith Martin
    • Trixie Landsberger
    • children: Mark Dorsett
    • Deborah Dorsett
    • Jeffrey Dorsett
    • Cindy Dorsett (deceased)
    See on larger map
    Born November 8, 1930
    Nationality
    • 1953
      Dartmouth College
    • 1959
      Harvard University
    • 1953 - 1957
      Industrial engineer, E.I. duPont de Nemours
      Seaford, Delaware, United States
    • 1959 - 1962
      consultant, Booz-Allen & Hamilton
    • 1962 - 1970
      vice president, University Rochester
    • 1970 - 1979
      executive, College Retirement Equities Fund
    • 1970 - 1979
      trustee, College Retirement Equities Fund
    • show more ...

    Award