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Leroy Hampton

Leroy Hampton was American chemical company executive. Registered pharmacist, Colorado, Michigan.


  • Hampton, Leroy was born on April 20, 1927 in Ingalls, Arkansas, United States. Son of Ed Levi and Kitty Annie (Larry) Hampton.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University Colorado, 1950. Master of Science, Denver University, 1960.


    • Registered pharmacist Rocky Mountain Drug Company, Denver, 1950-1953. Scientist-chemist Dow Chemical Company, Golden, Colorado, 1953-1958, professional scientist-chemist in charge, 1958-1961, development chemist, 1961-1963, development leader, 1963-1967, recruiting supervisor Midland, Michigan, 1967-1968. Recruiting manager Northeast Region, 1968-1970, manager minority employee relations, 1970-1975.

      Director Dow Chemical Employees Credit Union, 1975-1995, president, 1979, 85, vice president, 1991, president, chairman, 1992. Manager issue analysis Dow Chemical Company, 1976-1980, research associate, 1981-1986. Owner, operator hardware store, Denver, 1965-1967.

      Member community advisory panel Dow Chemical Company, Michigan Operations.

    Major achievements

    • Registered pharmacist, Colorado, Michigan.


    Party affiliation: Democrat


    Denomination: Presbyterian


    Vice president Midland Board Education, 1981—1982, secretary, 1979—1980. Dir.affirmative action Saginaw Valley State University, University Center, Michigan, 1987—1990. Vice president Midland Association Retarded Citizens, 1985—1986, treasurer, 1986—1987.

    Member Midland/Dow Community Advisory Panel, 2001—2005. Deacon Memorial Presbyterian Church, Midland, 1985—1987, 1995—1997. Board directors American Red Cross, 1974—1976.

    Member Midland Board Education, 1978—1982. Board directors Midland Association Retarded Citizens, 1982—1988. Member American Chemical Society, American Pharmaceutical Association, Michigan Pharmacists Association, League of Women Voters of the Midland Area, Kiwanis (president Midland club 1976-1977), Alpha Phi Alpha.


    • Married Anne Neris Herndon, July 11, 1954. Children: Mary Louise, Gloria, Stanley Lamar, Cedric Leroy, Candice LaNeris.
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    Born April 20, 1927
    • 1950
      University Colorado
    • 1960
      Denver University
    • 1950 - 1953
      Registered pharmacist Rocky Mountain Drug Company
      Denver, Colorado, United States
    • 1953 - 1958
      scientist, -chemist Dow Chemical Company
      Golden, Colorado, United States
    • 1967 - 1968
      scientist, -chemist Dow Chemical Company
      Michigan, United States
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