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Byron Miles Crippin,, lawyer, religious organization professional, consultant. Bar: Minnesota 1952.


Crippin,, Byron Miles was born on October 19, 1928 in Topeka. Son of Byron M. and Grace M. (Smith) Crippin.


Associate Liberal Arts, University of Minnesota, 1948;Bachelor of Science in Law, University of Minnesota, 1950;Juris Doctor, University of Minnesota, 1952.


Research assistant California law revision project, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, 1954-1955;law clerk, United States District Court, Minneapolis, 1955-1956;corporation attorney law department, George A. Hormel & Company, Austin, Minnesota, 1956-1968;general attorney, head law department, George A. Hormel & Company, 1968-1974;general counsel, George A. Hormel & Company, 1974-1981;corporation officer, George A. Hormel & Company, 1978-1981;general counsel, director development, executive manager Willmar office, Lowell Lundstrom Ministries, 1981-1983;director planned giving, Bethel College and Seminary, 1983-1986;member planned giving department, Compassion International, 1986-1993;charitable giving consultant, since 1993;member stewardship department, Back to the Bible, 1994-1995;director Stewardship Ministries, Minnesota-Iowa Christian Broadcasting, since 1997.


Past member Austin City Charter Commission. Chairman Mower County Young Republican League, 1956-1957. Vice chairman Mower Republican Committee, 1959-1961.

Member Christian Business Men's Committee, since 1963, chairman Austin men's committee, 1963-1964, regional Chairman, 1975-1981. Member of advisory board Salvation Army, Storm Lake, Iowa, past mem.adv. board Salvation Army, Austin, Minnesota. Chairman conference administrative board Free Methodist Church, 1979-1981.

Member, board directors Twin Cities Christian Ministries Association, 1984-1986. Board directors Christian Stewardship Association, 1983-1987, 88-92. Director Stewardship Ministries, Minn-Iowa Christian Broadcasting, since 1997.

Served to First lieutenant United States Army, 1952-1954, to major United States Army Reserve, 1954-1967. Member Christian Legal Society, Order of Coif, Scabbard and Blade, Delta Sigma Rho. M C.


Married Marie A. Bradbury, October 29, 1955. Children: Patricia, David, Linda.