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Richard Franklin Hrdlicka

Richard Franklin Hrdlicka, American corporate executive, lawyer. Bar: Kansas bar 1955.

Background

  • Hrdlicka, Richard Franklin was born on April 3, 1932 in Prague, Czechoslovakia. Came to United States, 1948, naturalized, 1954. Son of Josef and Beatrice (Ryant) Hrdlicka.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Friends University, Wichita, Kansas, 1952. Bachelor of Laws, Washburn University, Topeka, 1955.

    Career

    • Partner Speir, Stroberg & Sizemore, Newton, 1962-1968. County attorney Harvey County, Kansas, 1960-1964. Corporate Counsel Hesston Corporation, 1972-1975, vice president, general counsel, secretary, 1972-1975, senior vice president, general counsel, secretary, director, 1975-1988, Fiat United States of America, since 1988.

      Director Midland National Bank, Newton.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Kansas bar 1955.

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Past trustee Friends University Kansas Public Employees Retirement System. Board governors Washburn University Law School. Past president board education Unified School District 373, Newton.

    Past member select committee school efficiency Kansas House and Senate. Served with Army of the United States, 1955-1957. Member American Bar Association, American Society Corporation Secretaries, Kansas Bar Association, Central Kansas Bar Association (past president), Harvey County Bar Association (past president), Newton Chamber of Commerce (past director) Clubs: Newton Country, Wichita Racquet, Wichita.

    Connections

    • Married Carol Knott, December 21, 1958. Children– Carla Jayne, David Ryant.
    • father: Josef Hrdlicka
    • mother: Beatrice (Ryant) Hrdlicka
    • spouse: Carol Knott
    • children: Carla Jayne Hrdlicka
    • David Ryant Hrdlicka
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    • 1952
      Friends University
    • 1955
      Washburn University
    • 1960 - 1964
      county attorney, Harvey County
      Kansas, United States
    • 1962 - 1968
      Partner, Speir
      Newton, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1988
      corporation counsel, Hesston Corporation
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