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Insurance company executive

Don Alan Gorsline was American insurance company executive. Chartered Life Underwriter.

Background

Gorsline, Don Alan was born on September 11, 1923 in Monrovia, California, United States. Son of Richard H. and Emma (Kenyon) Gorsline.

Education

Bachelor of Science with high honors, Hendrix College, 1948. Master of Arts, University Oklahoma, 1950.

Career

Director mathematics, Cambridge (New York) H.S., 1950-1951;agent, Equitable Life Insurance Company, 1951-1952;district manager, Equitable Life Insurance Company, Glens Falls, New York, 1952-1953;supervisor management training, Equitable Life Insurance Company. New York City, 1953-1960;director management training, LIMRA, Hartford, Connecticut, 1960-1973;2d vice president, LIMRA, Hartford, Connecticut, 1973-1988;retired, 1988. Member Creative Problem Solving Institute, State University of New York, Buffalo, 1963-1968.

Achievements

  • Chartered Life Underwriter.

Membership

President New York Training Directors Association, New York City, 1955-1957. Member hot squad American Red Cross, Farmington, Connecticut, since 1963. Second lieutenant United States Army, 1942-1946, European Theatre of Operations.

Member AARP (associate state coordinator instructors since 1992), Civitan (numerous offices Bloomfield chapter since 1962, district governor 1973-1974, Honor Key 1974).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: camping, traveling.

Connections

Married Jane Louise Stewart, June 9, 1942 (deceased December 1987). Children: Alan A., Richard H., Louise C. Married Mary Ann Balkun, July 16, 1988.

father:
Richard H. Gorsline

mother:
Emma (Kenyon) Gorsline

spouse:
Jane Louise Stewart

spouse:
Mary Ann Balkun

child:
Alan A. Gorsline

child:
Richard H. Gorsline

child:
Louise C. Gorsline