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Harold G. Allen Edit Profile

life insurance company executive

Harold G. Allen was American life insurance company executive. Served to 1st lieutenant United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1943-1946. Fellow Society Actuaries; member American Academy Actuaries, Des Moines Chamber of Commerce (president, director).

Background

Allen, Harold G. was born on October 9, 1911 in Mecosta County, Michigan, United States. Son of William and Verna R. (Phelps) Allen.

Education

Bachelor, University Michigan, 1933. Master of Arts, University Michigan, 1934.

Career

With Bankers Life Company, Des Moines, since 1934, actuary, 1956-1963, Second vice president, 1956-1959, vice president, 1959-1966, senior vice president, 1966-1968, president, 1968-1973, chairman, chief executive officer, 1973-1976, retired, also director.

Membership

Served to 1st lieutenant United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1943-1946. Fellow Society Actuaries. Member American Academy Actuaries, Des Moines Chamber of Commerce (president, director).

Connections

Married Jean D. Crawford, August 1, 1937. Children– Margaret D., Nancy R.

father:
William Allen

mother:
Verna R. (Phelps) Allen

spouse:
Jean D. Crawford

child:
Margaret D. Allen

child:
Nancy R. Allen