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Harold Willis Handley

Governor of Indiana , advertising agency executive.

Harold Willis Handley, governor of Indiana, advertising agency executive. Served with Armed Forces, 1942-1946; Member American Legion, Delta Tau Delta.; Club: Lions.

Background

Handley, Harold Willis was born on November 27, 1909 in LaPorte, Indiana, United States. Son of Harold Lowell and Lottie (Brackbill) Handley.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Indiana U., 1932, Doctor of Laws, Valparaiso U., 1957, Indiana U., 1957, Tri-State College (Angola, Indiana), 1958.

Career

Sales representative Unagusta Furniture Corporation, Hazelwood, North Carolina, 1940-1953. Vice president Darling Motion Picture Sales, 1949-1953. Midwest sales representative John Sutherland Prodns., Hollywood, Cal, 1952.

Indiana State senator, 1941, 49-52. Lieutenant governor, State Indiana, 1953-1957, governor, 1957-1961. Chairman of the Board Handley-Miller, Indianapolis.

Membership

Served with Armed Forces, 1942-1946. Member American Legion, Delta Tau Delta. Club: Lions.

Connections

Married Barbara Jean Winterble, February 17, 1944. Children: Kenneth David, Martha Jean.

father:
Harold Lowell Handley

mother:
Lottie (Brackbill) Handley

spouse:
Barbara Jean Winterble

children:
Kenneth David Handley

Martha Jean Handley