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Louis Robert Somers

Louis Robert Somers was American food company executive. Trustee Alma College, 1982—2001; board governors American Red Cross, 1985—1992, chairman audit committee; board directors Michigan State University Development Fund, 1983—1988.

Background

  • Somers, Louis Robert was born on August 8, 1926 in Pontiac, Michigan, United States. Son of Jay G. and Maggie (Gee) Somers.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Michigan State University, 1950.

    Career

    • With Kellogg Company, Battle Creek, Michigan, 1955-1988. Controller Kellogg International, 1967-1970, 72-75. Finance director Kellogg Great British Ltd., 1970-1972.

      Vice president finance, treasurer Kellogg Company, 1975-1985, senior vice president finance, 1985-1988.

    Membership

    Trustee Alma College, 1982—2001. Board governors American Red Cross, 1985—1992, chairman audit committee. Board directors Michigan State University Development Fund, 1983—1988.

    Connections

    • Married Rynda Horinga, July 28, 1950. Children: Linda, Laurie.
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    Born August 8, 1926
    • 1950
      Michigan State University
    • 1955 - 1988
      With Kellogg Company
      Battle Creek, Michigan, United States
    • 1967 - 1970
      controller, Kellogg International
    • 1970 - 1972
      finance director, Kellogg Great British Limited