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Insurance company executive

Jack Francis Olson was American insurance company executive. Chartered property and casualty underwriter, Chartered Life Underwriter.

Background

Olson, Jack Francis was born on March 2, 1925 in Youngwood, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of William Matthew and Hilda (Coons) Olson.

Education

Bachelor of Science, St. Vincent College, Latrobe, Pennsylvania, 1950. Master of Business Administration, University Pittsburgh, 1960.

Career

District sales manager, Nationwide Insurance Company, Washington, Pennsylvania, 1963-1967;regional sales manager, Nationwide Insurance Company, Memphis, 1967-1969;marketing director, Nationwide Insurance Company, Columbus, Ohio., 1969-1979;vice president, general manager, Nationwide General Insurance Company, 1979-1980;vice president property-casualty sales, Nationwide General Insurance Company, 1980-1985;vice president business operations, Nationwide General Insurance Company, 1985-1989;senior vice president business and western operations, Nationwide General Insurance Company, 1989-1990.

Achievements

  • Chartered property and casualty underwriter, Chartered Life Underwriter.

Membership

Democratic committeeman, Castle Shannon, Pennsylvania, from 1960. President parish council St. Agatha Church, Upper Arlington, Ohio, 1982. General chairman Nationwide Insurance United Way Campaign, Columbus, 1983.

Finance committee St. Andrew's Church, Upper Arlington, Ohio, 1991-1992. Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1943-1946, PTO. Member Association C.P.C.U.s (president Pittsburgh chapter 1963-1964), Association Clubs, Ohio State University President's Club.

Connections

Married Mary Kay Griffin, December 27, 1947. Children: Mary Joan, John, Karen, Joseph, Timothy, David, William.

father:
William Matthew Olson

mother:
Hilda (Coons) Olson

spouse:
Mary Kay Griffin

child:
Mary Joan Olson

child:
John Olson

child:
Karen Olson

child:
Joseph Olson

child:
Timothy Olson

child:
David Olson

child:
William Olson