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Stokley Porter Towles

Stokley Porter Towles, American commercial and investment banking executive. Overseer Boys and Girls Clubs, Boston, 1965; treasurer, trustee St. Philip's Church; trustee Sears Foundation, Museum Fine Arts, Boston, chairman board trustees. Member Somerset Club, The Country Club (governor 1967-1973), Kittansett Club, Birnam Wood Golf Club, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

  • Towles, Stokley Porter was born on December 12, 1935 in St. Louis. Son of Harold Robert Towles and Margaret (Salmon) Derrick.

  • Education

    • AB, Princeton University, 1957. Master of Business Administration, Harvard University, 1960.

    Career

    • With Brown Brothers Harriman & Company, Boston, since 1960, assistant manager, 1964-1967, deputy manager, 1967-1969, manager, 1969-1978, partner, since 1978. Board directors Brown Brothers Harriman S.A., Luxembourg, Brown Brothers Harriman Trustee Services (Ireland) Ltd., Dublin. Trustee Vincent Memorial Hospital.

    Membership

    Overseer Boys and Girls Clubs, Boston, 1965. Treasurer, trustee St. Philip's Church. Trustee Sears Foundation, Museum Fine Arts, Boston, chairman board trustees.

    Member Somerset Club, The Country Club (governor 1967-1973), Kittansett Club, Birnam Wood Golf Club, Phi Beta Kappa.

    Personality

    Interests

    Tennis, golf, jogging, reading.

    Connections

    • Married Eleanor Hollingsworth, June 19, 1960 (divorced 1983). Children: Stokley Porter, Amor Hollingsworth, Holly Kimbrough. Married Jeanne Glass, December 28, 1983.
    • father: Harold Robert Towles Derrick
    • mother: Margaret (Salmon) Derrick
    • spouses: Eleanor Hollingsworth
    • Jeanne Glass
    • children: Stokley Porter Towles
    • Amor Hollingsworth Towles
    • Holly Kimbrough Towles
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    Born December 12, 1935
    Nationality
    • 1957
      Princeton University
    • 1960
      Harvard University
    • 1960
      With Brown Brothers Harriman & Company
      Boston, Massachusetts, United States