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John Robert Sletten

John Robert Sletten, American construction company executive.

Background

  • Sletten, John Robert was born on September 19, 1932 in Great Falls, Montana, United States. Son of John and Hedvig Marie (Finstad) Sletten.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Architectural Engineering, Montana State University, 1956. Doctor of Philosophy (honorary), Montana State University, 1993.

    Career

    • Estimator Sletten Construction Company, Great Falls, 1956-1963, vice president, area manager Las Vegas, Nevada, 1963-1965, president, chief executive officer Great Falls, 1969—2001, chairman board, since 1991. Board directors 1st Banks, Great Falls, Blue Cross-Blue Shield, Helena, Montana.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Lutheran

    Membership

    Chairman Great Falls Military Affairs Committee, 1985. President President's Circuit, Montana State University, Bozeman, 1986. Trustee Montana History Society, Helena, 1987.

    With United States Marine Corps, 1950-1952. Member Montana Contractors Association (board directors 1969-1975, president 1974), Montana Chamber of Commerce (chairman 1984), Pachyderm Club, Rotary (board directors Great Falls), Elks.

    Personality

    Interests

    Skiing, fishing, hunting.

    Connections

    • Married Patricia Gail Thomas, December 16, 1962. Children: Leighanne, Kristen Gail, Erik John.
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    Born September 19, 1932
    • 1956
      Montana State University
    • 1993
      Montana State University
    • 1956 - 1963
      Estimator Sletten Construction Company
      Great Falls, Montana, United States