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Charles A. Semrad

utilities executive.

Charles A. Semrad, American utilities executive. Member American Institute Electrical Engineer, Knights of Columbus Elk.

Background

Semrad, Charles A. was born on July 5, 1885 in Highland, Wisconsin, United States. Son of John V. and Anne (Bohacek) Semrad.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University of Wisconsin, 1908.

Career

Instructor University of Wisconsin, 1908-1909. With Union Electric Company, St.Louis, 1909-1910. Electrical engineer, Western Light & Power Company, Boulder, Colorado, 1910-1913, vice president, general manager, 1918-1924.

Vice president, general manager Cheyenne (Wyoming) Light, Fuel & Power Company, 1913-1918. Vice president, commercial manager Public Service Company Colorado, Denver, 1924-1927. President, director, St. Joseph Light & Power Company, 1927-1956, director, chairman, since 1956.

Director Associate Industries Missouri Director Missouri Expenditure Surrey, American Humanics Foundation, also trustee, St. Joseph United Fund.

Membership

Member American Institute Electrical Engineer, Knights of Columbus Elk. Clubs: Country, Benton, Rotary.

Connections

Married Louise A. Wagner, June 24, 1914 (deceased).; married second, Mildred G. Hopkins, 1958. Children: Charles J., Mary Lee Quinn.

father:
John V. Semrad

mother:
Anne (Bohacek) Semrad

spouses:
Louise A. Wagner

second

children:
Charles J. Semrad

Mary Lee Quinn Semrad