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J. Brent Wells

business executive.

J. Brent Wells, business executive. Member Kappa Alpha.

Background

Wells, J. Brent was born on May 6, 1901 in Baltimore. Son of Joseph Hindes and Katharine Margaret (Kunkel) Wells.

Education

Student Baltimore Polytechnic Institute, 1914-1918. Bachelor of Arts, Johns Hopkins, 1922.

Career

With Melville Shoe Corporation since 1925, assistant to president, 1928-1930. Chairman budget committee, 1930, vice president since 1946, director since 1948. Elected member Republican Town Meeting, Darien, 1957-1959.

Membership

Member Kappa Alpha.; Clubs: Johns Hopkins (New York).

Connections

Married Ruth Elizabeth Strohmenger, July 5, 1941.

father:
Joseph Hindes Wells

mother:
Katharine Margaret (Kunkel) Wells

spouse:
Ruth Elizabeth Strohmenger