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Jay Allan Wise

Jay Allan Wise, American minister, real estate consultant. Ordained to ministry Indiana Pentecostal Church American, 1968. Member board Human Rights Commission, Robbinsdale, Minnesota, 1975-1977. Member American Society Religious Freedom, Association Real Estate Consultant, Minnesota Real Estate Association (vice president), Christian-Jewish Association (chairman Minneapolis since 1984).

Background

  • Wise, Jay Allan was born on September 26, 1946 in Minneapolis. Son of Howard Van and Shirley (Pomerantz) Wise.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Minnesota, 1968. Master of Arts, University Madrid, Spain, 1972. DDiv, Center Seminary, Minneapolis, 1981.

    Career

    • President Allstate, Inc., Minneapolis, since 1982. Minister Center Church, since 1983. Board directors Service Investments, Inc., Minneapolis.

    Major achievements

    • Ordained to ministry Indiana Pentecostal Church American, 1968.

    Works

    • Public (journal) Lutheran Courier, 1985.

    Membership

    Member board Human Rights Commission, Robbinsdale, Minnesota, 1975-1977. Member American Society Religious Freedom, Association Real Estate Consultant, Minnesota Real Estate Association (vice president), Christian-Jewish Association (chairman Minneapolis since 1984).

    Personality

    Interests

    Pilot, race car driver, golf, tennis.

    Connections

    • Married Mary Louise Defrance, June 11, 1988. Children from previous marriage: Myriam, Rachael.
    • father: Howard Van Wise
    • mother: Shirley (Pomerantz) Wise
    • spouse: Mary Louise Defrance
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    Born September 26, 1946
    (age 71)
    Nationality
    • 1968
      University Minnesota
    • 1972
      University Madrid
    • 1981
      Center Seminary
    • 1982
      President, Allstate
      Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
    • 1983
      minister Center Church