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Banker

J. Grant Bickmore was American banker.

Background

Bickmore, J. Grant was born on November 24, 1916 in Brigham City, Utah, United States. Son of William M. and Ida Luella (Olson) Bickmore.

Education

Student public schools.

Career

Cashier, manager Downey State Bank, Idaho, 1934-1944. Assistant cashier, manager Security First National, 1944-1946. Bank examiner State of Idaho, 1946-1948, Federal Reserve Bank, San Francisco, 1948-1950.

Cashier Idaho Bank & Trust Company, Pocatello, 1950, vice president, director, executive vice president, 1953-1963, president, chief executive officer, 1963-1990, retired, 1981, vice chairman board, 1981-1987. Vice president, director guaranty Federal Savings & Loan. Board directors Idaho Power Company, Commercial Security Bank, Salt Lake City.

Membership

Member Governor's State Health Planning Council, 1967-1970. Member Idaho Board Health, 1966-1969. Regional director, president Tendoy council Boy Scouts American, 1966-1970.

Member Idaho advisory council Small Business Administration. Trustee Foundation for Full Service Banks, 1970-1973. Member advisory board College Business, Idaho State University, Pocatello, chairman, 1968-1972.

Member governing board St. Anthony Hospital, Pocatello Regional Medical Center. Chairman Medical Center Foundation. Member Idaho State University Foundation.

Chairman Pro-Idaho Economic Development. Past president Industrial Lands, Pocatello Chamber of Commerce. Past director Garrett Freightlines, KID Broadcasting.

Member American Bankers Association (vice president Idaho. Treasurer 1973-1975), Idaho Bankers Association (past president), Federation Rocky Mountain States (director 1969-1972), United States Chamber of Commerce (past member fiscal policy committee), Idaho Chamber of Commerce (president 1972-1973, director), Idaho Association Commerce and Industry (chairman 1980) Lodges: Elks, Rotary (past president Pocatello).

Connections

Married Marjorie Marshall, June 4, 1940. Children: Roger G., William Bradford.

father:
William M. Bickmore

mother:
Ida Luella (Olson) Bickmore

spouse:
Marjorie Marshall

children:
Roger G. Bickmore

William Bradford Bickmore