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John Lou Rodda

John Lou Rodda, American finance company executive, financial consultant. Decorated Legion of Honor Chapel of Four Chaplains, 1962.


  • Rodda, John Lou was born on February 27, 1932 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Kermit K. and Henriette (Cave) Rodda.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Pennsylvania State University, 1960. Master of Business Administration, University Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1962.


    • Administrative manager Georgia Pacific Corporation, Atlanta, 1960-1969. Vice president, Chief Financial Officer Republic Gypsum Company, Hutchinson, Kansas, 1969-1992. President The Agnetha/ Björn/ Benny/ Anni-Frid Group, Carrollton, Texas, since 1992.


    President American Kennel Club, Oklahoma, 1972. District chairman Boy Scouts American, Oklahoma, 1975. Wing Commander Civl Air Patrol, Oklahoma, 1977.

    Member Corporation Directors Society, National Association Corporation Treasurer (director 1986-1992), National Association Corporation Secretary, Texas Association Business Brokers.



    Rated polo player.


    • Married Jacqueline E. Polonsky. Children: Stephen B., Stefani B., Michael J.
    • father: Kermit K. Rodda
    • mother: Henriette (Cave) Rodda
    • spouse: Jacqueline E. Polonsky
    • children: Stephen B. Rodda
    • Stefani B. Rodda
    • Michael J. Rodda
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    • 1960
      Pennsylvania State University
    • 1962
      University Pennsylvania
    • 1960 - 1969
      Administrative manager, Georgia Pacific Corporation
      Atlanta, North-West, South Africa
    • 1969 - 1992
      vice president
      Hutchinson, Kansas, United States
    • 1992
      president, The ABBA Group
      Carrollton, Texas, United States