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food company executive , Beef industry consultant

J. Robert Kemp, Beef industry consultant, food company executive. Served with United States Army Air Force, 1943-1946, PTO. Phi Delta Theta.

Background

Kemp, J. Robert was born on November 4, 1920 in Seattle, Washington, United States. Son of S.H. and Bertha (Bankhead) Kemp.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Agr, University Idaho, 1943.

Career

With, Armour and Company, 1946-1962; plant manager, various locations, Armour and Company, 1955-1962; vice president, general plant manager, Iowa Beef Processors Inc., Fort Dodge, 1962-1963; vice president sales, member Executive Committee, Iowa Beef Processors Inc., 1963-1968; executive vice president, Iowa Beef Processors Inc., Dakota City, Nebraska, 1968-1970; co-Chairman of the Board, Iowa Beef Processors Inc., 1970-1975; also director. President, Columbia Foods Inc., 1975-1978; also director. President, Northwest Feeders Inc., since 1978.

Membership

Served with United States Army Air Force, 1943-1946, PTO. Phi Delta Theta. Clubs: Elks, Kiwanis, Arid.

Connections

Married Mary M. Filer, September 23, 1942. Children: Kandace, Kathy, Karen, Kay.

father:
S.H. Kemp

mother:
Bertha (Bankhead) Kemp

spouse:
Mary M. Filer

child:
Kathy Kemp

child:
Karen Kemp

child:
Kandace Kemp

child:
Kay Kemp