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motor manufacturing company financial executive

Dean William Pfister was American motor manufacturing company financial executive. President 1st United Church of Christ, Bluffton, 1977—1980; member Bluffton City Council, 1981—1984; Member of National Association Over-the-Counter Companies (board directors, treasurer), Indiana Manufacturers Association, Bluffton Chamber of Commerce, Finance Executives Institute, Elks Club, Rotary Club, Orchard Ridge Country Club.

Background

Pfister, Dean William was born on September 30, 1932 in Blue Mounds, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Charles F. and Thea (Moen) Pfister.

Education

Bachelor in Accounting, University of Wisconsin, 1960. Postgraduate U. Syracuse (New York), 1969-1970. Graduate executive management program Indiana U., Bloomington, 1979.

Master of Business Administration, U. Notre Dame, 1984;also special courses.

Career

Internal auditor Franklin Electric Company Inc., Bluffton, Indiana, 1971—1972, plant controller, 1972—1974, manager, corporation finance, 1974—1980, director, finance, 1980, vice president finance, secretary & treasurer, 1980—1993. Consultant in field; board directors Franklin Electric Canada, Franklin Electric International, Franklin Electric Foreign Sales Corporation, Oil Dynamics Inc., Tulsa Inc., Farmers and Merchants Bank, Bluffton. With United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1953, with United States Army, 1954-1955.

Membership

President 1st United Church of Christ, Bluffton, 1977—1980. Member Bluffton City Council, 1981—1984. Member of National Association Over-the-Counter Companies (board directors, treasurer), Indiana Manufacturers Association, Bluffton Chamber of Commerce, Finance Executives Institute, Elks Club, Rotary Club, Orchard Ridge Country Club.

Connections

Married Jean S. Wittwer, August 31, 1957. Children: David, James, Mark.

father:
Charles F. Pfister

mother:
Thea (Moen) Pfister

spouse:
Jean S. Wittwer

child:
David Pfister

child:
James Pfister

child:
Mark Pfister