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Rodney Hollis Adams

Rodney Hollis Adams, American treasurer. Treasurer Christ Church Episcopal, Portola Valley, California, 1970—1980, vestryman, 1975—1980, senior warden, 1980; Fellow: Finance Analysts Society; member: University Club.

Background

  • Adams, Rodney Hollis was born on April 20, 1938 in San Francisco, California, United States. Son of Walter Hollis and Marjorie Embling (Singleton) Adams.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University, 1960. Master of Business Administration, Stanford University, 1962.

    Career

    • Financial and economic analyst Stanford Oil of California, San Francisco, 1962—1963. Applications engineer Granger Associates, Palo Alto, 1964—1966. Manager administrative computing center Stanford University, 1966—1969, manager investments, 1969—1974, director finance, 1974—1981, treasurer, since 1982.

      Board directors Capital Preservation Fund, Benham GNMA Fund, Midway Premier Oil, Bakersfield, California. Trustee Common Fund for Endowments, New York City, New York, Benham Tax-Exempt Trust Funds, Benham Target Maturity Trust Funds. Sergeant United States Army Reserve, 1959-1963.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Treasurer Christ Church Episcopal, Portola Valley, California, 1970—1980, vestryman, 1975—1980, senior warden, 1980. Fellow: Finance Analysts Society. Member: University Club.

    Connections

    • Married Norma Jean Auer, May 26, 1962 (divorced December 1980). Children: Anne Marie Elizabeth, Philip John Hollis, Randall Robert Hollis.
    • father: Walter Hollis Adams
    • mother: Marjorie Embling (Singleton) Adams
    • spouse: Norma Jean Auer
    • children: Anne Marie Elizabeth Adams
    • Philip John Hollis Adams
    • Randall Robert Hollis Adams
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    Nationality
    • 1960
      Stanford University
    • 1962
      Stanford University
    • 1962 - 1963
      Financial and economic, analyst Stanford Oil of California
      San Francisco, California, United States
    • 1964 - 1966
      applications engineer, Granger Associates
      Palo Alto, California, United States