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Alexander McAfee, American corporate executive.


McAfee, Alexander was born on September 18, 1927 in Cleveland. Son of William Archibald and Sarah Edwards (McLoud) McAfee.


Bachelor, Yale University, 1950;postgraduate Advanced Management Program, Harvard University Business School, 1973.


Surveyor, iron ore sampler, Cleveland Cliffs Iron Company, 1952-1953;ore sales representative, Cleveland Cliffs Iron Company, 1954-1958;assistant manager ore sales, Cleveland Cliffs Iron Company, 1958-1963;manager ore sales, Cleveland Cliffs Iron Company, 1963-1969;general manager sales division, Cleveland Cliffs Iron Company, 1969-1973;general manager raw materials and traffic, Cleveland Cliffs Iron Company, 1973-1976;vice president purchasing and traffic, Cleveland Cliffs Iron Company, 1976-1982;president, chief operating officer, Best Sand Corporation, Chardon, Ohio., 1982-1989;vice chairman, Fairmont Minerals Ltd., Chardon, 1989-1990;chairman, The Garick Corporation, Cleveland, since 1990. Board directors Contour Packaging Corporation, Philadelphia, Fairmont Minerals Ltd., Chardon, The Garick Corporation, Cleveland, S&H Industries, Cleveland, Bethel Corporation, Columbus.


Trustee Suomi College, Hancock, Michigan, since 1976, Cleveland Institute Music, since 1979. Executive Committee member, board directors Achievement Center for Children, Cleveland, since 1985. Board directors N.E. Ohio chapter American Cancer Society, since 1984, Western Reserve Development Council, since 1984.

First lieutenant United States Marine Corps, 1951-1952, Korea. Member American Institute of Mining, Metallurgy, and Petroleum Engineers, Ohio Aggregates Association (board directors since 1988).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: tennis, skiing, fishing, golf, biking.


Married Marianna Clemson, September 15, 1956. Children: Christie Osmond, Andrew, Molly Marshall.

William Archibald McAfee

Sarah Edwards (McLoud) McAfee

Marianna Clemson

Christie Osmond McAfee

Andrew McAfee

Molly Marshall McAfee