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Robert Gene Knowler

Robert Gene Knowler, American county treasurer. Named to Order of Morningside, Morningside College, 1984. Chairman board directors Morningside College, Sioux City, 1972-1984, Boys Club of Sioux City, 1975-1990; vice chairman Sioux City Chamber of Commerce, 1975-1980; president Siouxland All-American Band, Sioux City, 1988. Member Rotary International (executive secretary since 1992, Paul Harris fellow 1990), Masons, Shriners.

Background

  • Knowler, Robert Gene was born on June 29, 1936 in New Sharon, Iowa, United States. Son of Clifford and Blanche L. (Stephen) Knowler.

  • Career

    • Owner Bob Knowler's Black Night, Sioux City, Iowa, 1967-1982. President Curtis Media Corporation, Sioux City and Dallas, 1983-1994. Treasurer Woodbury County, Sioux City, since 1995.

    Politics

    All human life is sacred and created by God and therefore, we must see all human life as significant and valuable. When governments implement the death penalty, then the life of the convicted person is devalued and all possibility of change in that person’s life ends.

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Regular ceremonies enable people to open themselves to God more fully. They help people to hear God's offer and challenge ever more deeply, and to allow God to prompt and enable them to respond.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    The Bible can be puzzling but it is continually a source of inspiration and direction in lives of people.

    Membership

    Chairman board directors Morningside College, Sioux City, 1972-1984, Boys Club of Sioux City, 1975-1990. Vice chairman Sioux City Chamber of Commerce, 1975-1980. President Siouxland All-American Band, Sioux City, 1988.

    Member Rotary International (executive secretary since 1992, Paul Harris fellow 1990), Masons, Shriners.

    Personality

    Interests

    Flying, trombone, antique autos.

    Connections

    • father: Clifford Knowler
    • mother: Blanche L. (Stephen) Knowler
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    Born June 29, 1936
    Nationality
    • 1967 - 1982
      Owner Bob Knowler's Black Night
      Sioux City, Iowa, United States
    • 1983 - 1994
      president, Curtis Media Corporation
    • 1995
      treasurer, Woodbury County
      Sioux City, Iowa, United States

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