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Gurnee Fellows Hart

investment counselor

Gurnee Fellows Hart, American Investment counselor ( fin: inv. service)investment counselor. Decorated Bronze Star. Served to First lieutenant, infantry United States Army, 1951-1953; Member St. Andrew'sSoc. State of New York, Society Mayflower Descendant, Century Association, University; Club, Indian Harbor Yacht.

Background

Hart, Gurnee Fellows was born on April 26, 1929 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Percival Gray and Marguerite May (Fellows) Hart.

Education

Bachelor of Arts cum laude, Pomona College, 1951. Master of Business Administration, Stanford University, 1955. Visiting scholar, Jesus College, Cambridge, England, 1994-1995.

Career

With Willis & Christy, Los Angeles, 1955-1965. Investment counsel Scudder, Stevens & Clark, Inc., Los Angeles, 1965-1967. With Scudder, Stevens & Clark, New York City, 1967^, partner, 1972-1985, managing director, 1985-1994, advisory managing director, 1994^.

Board of directors Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, Inc., 1981-1986, New York Philharmonic, 1974^, vice chairman, Executive Committee, 1976-1996, trustee, 1988^. Chairman Friends of New York Philharmonic, 1975-1982. Board directors, vice president Berkshire Farm Center and Superior vena cava syndrome for Youth, 1972-1983.

Trustee Pomona College, 1982^. Board directors, treasurer American Friends of Cambridge U., 1997^.

Membership

Board directors Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, Inc., 1981-1986, 2004-2007, New York Philharmonic, since 1974, vice-chairman, executive committee, 1976-1996, trustee, 1988-2005. Chairman Friends of New York Philharmonic, 1975-1982. Board directors, vice president Berkshire Farm Center and Services for Youth, 1972-1983.

Trustee Pomona College, 1982-2000, trustee emeritus, since 2000. Board directors, treasurer American Friends of Cambridge University, 1997-2000. Board directors Cambridge University Development Office in the United States, Inc., 1998-2000.

Chairman Cambridge in American, 2000-2004. Trustee The Cambridge Foundation, United Kingdom, 2001-2004. Advisory board Yale Center Parliamentary History, 2003-2008.

Member St. Andrew's Society State of New York, Society Mayflower Descendant, Century Association, University Club, Knickerbocker Club, Indian Harbor Yacht Club (Greenwich, Connecticut), Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Marjorie Walker Leigh, April 23, 1966.

father:
Percival Gray Hart

mother:
Marguerite May (Fellows) Hart

spouse:
Marjorie Walker Leigh