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Joan Broude Seidel

Joan Broude Seidel, American securities dealer, investment advisor. Named Citizen of Year Beverly Hills Chamber of Commerce, 1993.


  • Seidel, Joan Broude was born on August 16, 1933 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Ned and Betty (Treiger) Broude.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University of California at Los Angeles, 1954. Postgraduate, New York Institute of Finance.


    • Registered principal, investment advisor Morton Seidel & Company Inc., Los Angeles, 1970-1974, vice president, 1974-1993. President, since 1993. Also board directors Morton Seidel & Company Inc., Los Angeles.

      Instructor University of California at Los Angeles Extension, 1979—1984. Board oversears Hebrew Union College.


    Treasurer City of Beverly Hills, California, 1990-2001, chairman rent adjustment board, 1989-1990, member, 1983-1989. Investment committee Young Women’s Christian Association of greater Los Angeles, 1987-2002, treasurer 1992-1995. Board directors Discovery Fund for Eye Research, Los Angeles, since 1987, treasurer, since 1999.

    Corporation board directors Queen's Care, 1999-2005, finance committee, 1999-2005, audit committee, 2004-2005. Board directors Los Angeles Opera, since 2002. Chief Financial Officer Maple Councils Center, 2002-2004.

    Board governors Cedars Sinai Medical Center. Fellow Association for Investment Management and Research, Israel Institute of Technology (honorary). Member American Technion Society (vice president 1998-2002, president Southern California chapter 2001-2004, national board directors since 2002, international board since 2003, national president 2006-2009, board chairman, 09-), National Association Security Dealers (district business conduct committee 2S 1993-1995, 98-2000, small firm advisory board 1998-2000, chair district 2 1999-2000), Los Angeles Society Finance Analysts, Los Angeles Opera Finance Investment Committee, Organization Women Executives, Rotary, Phi Sigma Alpha.



    Reading, travel.


    • Married Arnold Seidel, August 18, 1957. Children: David, Craig.
    • father: Ned Broude
    • mother: Betty (Treiger) Broude
    • spouse: Arnold Seidel
    • children: David Seidel
    • Craig Seidel
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    Born August 16, 1933
    • 1954
      University of California, Los Angeles
    • 1993