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Insurance company executive

David Samuel Williams, American insurance company executive. Recipient Outstanding Fieldman's award for New Mexico, New Mexico Insurors Association, 1959.

Background

Williams, David Samuel was born on October 16, 1926 in Purcell, Oklahoma, United States. Son of David Skelton and Mattie Carolyn (Kimberlin) Williams.

Education

Bachelor, University Oklahoma, 1950. Bachelor of Laws, LaSalle University, 1968.

Career

With, United States Fidelity & Guaranty Companies, various locations, 1952-1974;assistant manager, United States Fidelity & Guaranty Companies, Albuquerque, 1963-1966;manager, United States Fidelity & Guaranty Companies, San Jose, California, 1966-1974;vice president, Eldorado Insurance Company, Palo Alto, California, 1974-1977;executive vice president, chief operating officer, Eldorado Insurance Company, Palo Alto, California, 1977-1978;vice president, Eldorado Management Company, Palo Alto, California, 1973-1978;chief operating officer, executive vice president, Eldorado Management Company, Palo Alto, California, 1978;managing director, Eldorado Service Corporation, 1974-1976;executive vice president, Eldorado Service Corporation, 1976-1978;partner, Williams Ranch Company, since 1977;owner, David S. Williams and Associations L.C., since 1988. Chairman of the Board, president Homeland General Corporation, Homeland Insurance Company and Homeland Industrial Corporation, San Jose, California, 1978-1987. President Homeland Management Corporation (Cayman) Ltd., 1980-1987, Homeland International (Bermuda) Ltd., 1982-1987.

Chairman of the Board On Line Insurance Systems, Inc., 1982-1992. Underwriting member Lloydsof London, since 1979. Advisory board Pacific Valley Bank, 1975-1987.

Teacher Albuquerque U., 1957-1958, New Mexico U., 1958-1959, board directors Finance Guardian Group, Inc., Kansas City, Missoury, Kestael Aircraft Co, Norman, Oklahoma, Top Flight Insurance Company, Stockton, California, Composite Aviation Group, Inc., Norman.

Membership

Member industrial panel Stanford Research Institute, 1968. Management consultant County Santa Clara Education Department, 1968-1973. Member California advisory committee Insurance Services Office.

Board directors insurance council City of Hope, Los Angeles. Committeeman pioneer council Boy Scouts American, 1968. President Immanuel Lutheran Church, Saratoga, California, 1989-1990.

Served to lieutenant colonel Air Corps United States Army, 1944-1946, 50-52. Member International Solicitors Association, Center Coast Fieldmen's Association, Association California Insurance Companies (director), Sigma Alpha Epsilon. Clubs: San Jose Athletic, Rotary (president 1974, Paul Harris fellow 1976).

University San Jose, British-American, Center., San Francisco Commercial.

Connections

Married Gloria Jean Trudgeon, January 14, 1951. Children: Mellanie K., David R., Gary B., Kimberly R.

father:
David Skelton Williams

mother:
Mattie Carolyn (Kimberlin) Williams

spouse:
Gloria Jean Trudgeon

child:
Mellanie K. Williams

child:
David R. Williams

child:
Gary B. Williams

child:
Kimberly R. Williams