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Loren Lee Wyss

Loren Lee Wyss, American investment counselor.

Background

  • Wyss, Loren Lee was born on April 12, 1934 in Portland, Oregon, United States. Daughter of Richard Robert and Lillie Pearl (Hasenmayer) Wyss.

  • Education

    • AB, Harvard University, 1955. Master of Business Administration, Harvard University, 1960.

    Career

    • Sales representative Blyth & Company, Portland, 1960-1962. Vice president, founder Lincoln Securities Company, 1962-1964. Vice president, research director Rippey Inskeep Hess McFaul Inc, 1964-1969.

      Senior vice president, treasurer Columbia Management Company, 1969-1981. Radio commentator Station KXL, 1975-1982. Private practice consultant, since 1982.

      Board directors Southeast Company, Portland. President The Wyss Foundation, Portland, since 1989.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Board directors, vice president Oregon State Board Higher Education, Oregon, 1976-1984. Commissioner, chairman Western Interstate Commission of Higher Education, Boulder, Colorado, 1985-1990. Commissioner Northwest Association Schools, Seattle, 1984-1988.

    Board president Tri-Metropolitan Public Transport'n Agency, Portland, since 1985. Trustee Pacific University, since 1986. Sergeant United States Army, 1953-1956.

    Member American Public Transit Association (board directors).

    Personality

    Interests

    Travel, history, cooking.

    Connections

    • Married Judith Ann Thomson, June 9, 1962. Children: Emily, Jennifer, Isabel, Edmund.
    • father: Richard Robert Wyss
    • mother: Lillie Pearl (Hasenmayer) Wyss
    • spouse: Judith Ann Thomson
    • children: Emily Wyss
    • Jennifer Wyss
    • Isabel Wyss
    • Edmund Wyss
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    Born April 12, 1934
    Nationality
    • 1955
      Harvard University
    • 1960
      Harvard University
    • 1960 - 1962
      Sales representative Blyth & Company
      Portland, Jamaica
    • 1962 - 1964
      vice president
    • 1964 - 1969
      vice president, Rippey Inskeep Hess McFaul Inc
    • 1964 - 1969
      research director, Rippey Inskeep Hess McFaul Inc
    • 1969 - 1981
      senior, Columbia Management Company
    • 1969 - 1981
      treasurer, Columbia Management Company
    • 1975 - 1982
      radio commentator Station KXL
    • 1982
      private practice, consultant
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