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A. Lawrence Higgins was American banker. Vice president, board directors Utah State Retirement System, Salt Lake City, 1972-1983; member Holy Cross Hospital Foundation, board directors, 1983-1985; president Utah chapter Arthritis Foundation, since 1987; trustee Utah State Workers Compensation Fund, since 1988. Member Western Indiana Bankers Association (president 1975-1976), Utah Bankers Association (president 1983-1984), Salt Lake Country Club.

Background

Higgins, A. Lawrence was born on December 8, 1922 in San Francisco, California, United States. Son of Arnold Lawrence and Elsie (Spiller) Higgins.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Utah, 1948.

Career

Trust officer Continental Bank, Salt Lake City, 1951-1956, vice president, 1956-1968, executive vice president, 1968-1977, president and chief executive officer, 1978-1985, vice chairman, 1985-1987. Director West-One Bank (formerly Continental Bank), since 1967.

Views

If a person is obedient to God’s commandments, studies His word, and has a desire to believe in Christ, faith will grow inside him.

Membership

Vice president, board directors Utah State Retirement System, Salt Lake City, 1972-1983. Member Holy Cross Hospital Foundation, board directors, 1983-1985. President Utah chapter Arthritis Foundation, since 1987.

Trustee Utah State Workers Compensation Fund, since 1988. Member Western Indiana Bankers Association (president 1975-1976), Utah Bankers Association (president 1983-1984), Salt Lake Country Club.

Connections

Married Helen Cassity, July 21, 1947. Children– Mark L., Barry J., Patricia, Kathryn.

father:
Arnold Lawrence Higgins

mother:
Elsie (Spiller) Higgins

spouse:
Helen Cassity

children:
Mark L. Higgins

Barry J. Higgins

Patricia Higgins

Kathryn Higgins