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Harold Eugene Riley Edit Profile

Insurance company executive

Harold Eugene Riley, American Insurance company executive. Avocations: golf, flying, travel, hunting. M C. Recipient Oustanding Alumni award Hankamer Business School, Baylor, 1977, inducted into Baylor University Hall of Fame, 1978.

Background

Riley, Harold Eugene was born on July 23, 1928 in Grandfield, Oklahoma, United States. Son of Raymon I. and Ruby Emma (Short) Riley.

Education

Bachelor of Business Administration, Baylor University, 1951.

Career

Teacher, coach, Crane-Plainview (Texas) High Schools, 1952-1954;vice president, Professional & Businessmen's Insurance Company, Houston, 1954-1961;president, National Western Life, Austin, Texas, 1962-1968;chairman, president, Citizens Insurance Company American, Austin, since 1969;chairman, president, Citizens, Inc., Austin, since 1988;chairman, president, HERMAR Corporation, Austin, since 1982;chairman, president, HERMAR Oil Corporation, Inc., Austin, 1983-1988;chairman, president, Continental Leasing Corporation, Austin, since 1987;chairman, president, Continental investors Life Insurance Company, Birmingham, Alabama, since 1988.

Achievements

  • Avocations: golf, flying, travel, hunting. M C.

Membership

Advisory trustee, chairman Southwestern Baptist Seminary, 1967. Chn. athletic committee Baylor University Operation Second Century, 1959. Member executive board Baptist General Convention-Texas, 1979-1987.

With Harold E. Riley Foundation. Member National Association Underwriters Association, National Association Life Companies, Life Insurance Political Association (chairman Austin 1987), Texas Legal Reserve Officials Association (president 1981), Colorado Life Convention, Austin Life Underwriters Association, Austin Chamber of Commerce, Rotary.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Golf, flying, travel, hunting.

Connections

Married Marjorie Denson, December 21, 1950. Children: Rick Denson, Randall Harold, Jana Lynn, Ray Allen. Married Dottie S. Riley, October 28, 1991.

father:
Raymon I. Riley

mother:
Ruby Emma (Short) Riley

spouse:
Marjorie Denson

spouse:
Dottie S. Riley

child:
Rick Denson Riley

child:
Randall Harold Riley

child:
Jana Lynn Riley

child:
Ray Allen Riley