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Credit agency executive

Irene Wiberg Hunter, American credit agency executive. Certified credit bureau executive, collection agency executive. Named Scholar in Business Management, American Collectors Association, 1988.

Background

Hunter, Irene Wiberg was born on September 3, 1922 in Arlington, Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Daughter of Frank and Anna Marie (Burns) Wiberg.

Education

Attended, University Washington, 1940. Attended, Seattle College, 1940—1942. Attended, Seattle Business School, 1943.

Career

With Peoples National Bank, Seattle, 1943—1944. With various banks California, Arizona, 1944—1945. Co-owner, manager Washington Credit, Inc., Bellevue, since 1950.

Director-at-large Washington Collectors Association, 1986—1987.

Achievements

  • Certified credit bureau executive, collection agency executive.

Membership

Member committees Parent-Teachers Association Lake Washington School District, 1951—1965. Leader Girl Scouts American, 1953—1955. Instructor water safety American Red Cross, 1954—1960.

Den mother Boy Scouts American, 1955—1957. Volunteer Community Services for the Blind, Seattle, 1975—1977, Griffin Boys Home, 1977—1978. Member fundraising committees Young Men’s Christian Association, 1976—1983.

Member Bellevue Credit Women International (founder, past president, named Credit Woman of Year 1985, 89), Seattle Consumer Credit Association (speakers bureau), Washington Collections Association (secretary, treasurer 1987-1988, vice president since 1988), Seattle Better Business Bureau (arbitration committee since 1972), Credit Women International (director district 10 1972-1973), International Fellowship Certified Collectors.

Connections

Married Charles Daniel Hunter, July 18, 1942. Children: Linda McCammon, Steven Jeffrey.

father:
Frank Wiberg

mother:
Anna Marie (Burns) Wiberg

spouse:
Charles Daniel Hunter

children:
Linda McCammon Hunter

Steven Jeffrey Hunter