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financial planner , insurance executive , tax consultant

Eric James Newell, Canadian Financial planner, tax consultant, former insurance executive.


Newell, Eric James was born on September 24, 1930 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Son of James and Anne (Brown) Newell. came to the United States, 1959, naturalized, 1970.


Student, University Toronto, 1951-1953.


Public accountant, W.J. Wilcox & Company, Toronto, 1949-1953;chief accountant, Toronto Mutual Life Insurance Company, 1953-1957;assistant secretary, Holland Life Insurance Company, Toronto, 1957-1959;with, Penn Mutual Life Insurance Company, Philadelphia, 1959-1986;associate controller, Penn Mutual Life Insurance Company, 1965-1970;2d vice president, controller, Penn Mutual Life Insurance Company, 1970-1984;vice president, controller, Penn Mutual Life Insurance Company, 1984-1986;retired, Penn Mutual Life Insurance Company, 1986;finance, tax consultant, since 1986;director, Hotel Brunswick, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, 1982-1985.


Member Traffic and Transportation Board, Cherry Hill, New Jersey, 1971-1973, Zoning Board, 1975-1978. Vice chairman Cherry Hill Economic Development Board, 1973-1975. President Greater Kingston Civic Association, Cherry Hill, 1970-1976.

Democratic committeeman, Camden County, 1976-1979. Vice chairman Democratic Party, Cherry Hill, 1976. Fellow Life Management Institute, Royal Commonwealth Society.

Member Finance Executives Institute, American Institute Corporation Controllers, New York Insurance Accountants Club (chairman 1984), National Society Tax Professionals, Royal Black Knights of Ireland, Loyal Orange Association (past master), Scotch-Irish Society of the United States (member council, president 1999), American Legion, Masons.


Married Essie Miskelly, September 30, 1950. 1 son, Eric Wayne.

James Newell

Anne (Brown) Newell

Essie Miskelly