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Michael J. Johnston

Michael J. Johnston, brokerage house executive. Director Summit Community School, New Jersey, 1975-1980, Summit Young Men’s Christian Association, since 1984; trustee Claremeont University Graduate School, California, since 1989; finance advisor various democratic campaigns, since 1981. 1st lieutenant United States Army, 1962-1964. Member Bond Club, World Business Council, World Economic Forum, Brook Club.

Background

  • Johnston, Michael J. was born on June 14, 1938 in St. Joseph, Missouri, United States. Son of Harold William and Mary Ann (Ferris) Johnston.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Engineering Physics, University Kansas, 1960. Master of Business Administration, Harvard University, 1962.

    Career

    • President capital markets group PaineWebber Incorporated, New York York City. Security analyst Waddell & Reed, Kansas City, 1964-1967, Mitchell Hutchins, New York City, 1967-1970, director research, 1970-1977, president, 1977-1981, Blyth Eastman Paine Webber, New York City, 1981-1984, Paine Webber Capitol Markets, New York City, 1984-1986, Capital International Ltd., New York City, since 1986. Executive vice president The Capital Groups Companies, Inc., present.

      Board directors Capital Group, Los Angeles, Plymouth Rock Company, Boston.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Director Summit Community School, New Jersey, 1975-1980, Summit Young Men’s Christian Association, since 1984. Trustee Claremeont University Graduate School, California, since 1989. Finance advisor various democratic campaigns, since 1981.

    1st lieutenant United States Army, 1962-1964. Member Bond Club, World Business Council, World Economic Forum, Brook Club.

    Personality

    Interests

    Jogging, skiing, tennis.

    Connections

    • Married Mary Catherine Bennett, December 26, 1960. Children: Virginia Anne, Daniel Bennett.
    • father: Harold William Johnston
    • mother: Mary Ann (Ferris) Johnston
    • spouse: Mary Catherine Bennett
    • children: Virginia Anne Johnston
    • Daniel Bennett Johnston
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    • 1960
      University Kansas
    • 1962
      Harvard University
    • 1964 - 1967
      security analyst, Waddell & Reed
      Kansas City, Missouri, United States
    • 1967 - 1970
      security analyst, Waddell & Reed
    • 1981 - 1984
      security analyst, Waddell & Reed
    • 1984 - 1986
      security analyst, Waddell & Reed
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