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Harry Wilson Sundt

Harry Wilson Sundt, American construction company executive. Recipient Distinguished Citizen award University Arizona, 1982, Centennial Medallion award, 1989, Founders award Tucson Chamber of Commerce, 2000. President Tucson Airport Authority, 1982; board directors University Arizona Foundation 1981. 1st lieutenant United States Army, 1954-1956. Member Tucson Country Club.

Background

  • Sundt, Harry Wilson was born on July 5, 1932 in Woodbury, New Jersey, United States. Son of Thoralf Mauritz and Elinor (Stout) Sundt.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, University Arizona, 1954. Postgraduate, University Arizona, 1959.

    Career

    • Salesman insurance VanGilder Agencies, Denver, 1956-1957. Apprentice carpenter M.M. Sundt Construction Company, Tucson, 1957-1958, estimator, 1958-1959, administrative assistant Vandenberg Air Force Base, 1959-1962, senior estimator Tucson, 1962-1964, division manager, 1964-1965, executive vice president, general manager, 1965-1975, president, chairman, 1975-1979. Chairman Sundt Corporation, 1980-1983, chairman, chief executive officer, 1983-1998.

      Retired, 1999

      Board dirs.Tucson Electric Power Company. Board directors Schu7ff Steel Company, Unisource Energy Company, Millenium Energy Company.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    President Tucson Airport Authority, 1982. Board directors University Arizona Foundation 1981. 1st lieutenant United States Army, 1954-1956.

    Member Tucson Country Club.

    Personality

    Interests

    Tennis.

    Connections

    • Married Dorothy Van Gilder, June 26, 1954. Children: Thomas D., Perri Lee Sundt Touche, Gerald W.
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    Died May 12, 2008
    (aged 75)
    • 1954
      University Arizona
    • 1959
      University Arizona
    • 1956 - 1957
      Salesman insurance VanGilder Agencies
      Denver, Colorado, United States
    • 1957 - 1958
      apprentice carpenter M.M. Sundt Construction Company
      Tucson, Arizona, United States
    • 1958 - 1959
      apprentice carpenter M.M. Sundt Construction Company
    • 1999
      retired
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