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Construction company executive

Harry Wilson Sundt, American construction company executive. Recipient Distinguished Citizen award University Arizona, 1982, Centennial Medallion award, 1989, Founders award Tucson Chamber of Commerce, 2000. President Tucson Airport Authority, 1982; board directors University Arizona Foundation 1981. 1st lieutenant United States Army, 1954-1956. Member Tucson Country Club.

Background

Sundt, Harry Wilson was born on July 5, 1932 in Woodbury, New Jersey, United States. Son of Thoralf Mauritz and Elinor (Stout) Sundt.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, University Arizona, 1954. Postgraduate, University Arizona, 1959.

Career

Salesman insurance VanGilder Agencies, Denver, 1956-1957. Apprentice carpenter M.M. Sundt Construction Company, Tucson, 1957-1958, estimator, 1958-1959, administrative assistant Vandenberg Air Force Base, 1959-1962, senior estimator Tucson, 1962-1964, division manager, 1964-1965, executive vice president, general manager, 1965-1975, president, chairman, 1975-1979. Chairman Sundt Corporation, 1980-1983, chairman, chief executive officer, 1983-1998.

Retired, 1999

Board dirs.Tucson Electric Power Company. Board directors Schu7ff Steel Company, Unisource Energy Company, Millenium Energy Company.

Membership

President Tucson Airport Authority, 1982. Board directors University Arizona Foundation 1981. 1st lieutenant United States Army, 1954-1956.

Member Tucson Country Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Tennis.

Connections

Married Dorothy Van Gilder, June 26, 1954. Children: Thomas D., Perri Lee Sundt Touche, Gerald W.

father:
Thoralf Mauritz Sundt

mother:
Elinor (Stout) Sundt

spouse:
Dorothy Van Gilder

child:
Thomas D. Sundt

child:
Perri Lee Sundt Touche Sundt

child:
Gerald W. Sundt