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Reinsurance company executive

Jacobus John Van de Graaf, American reinsurance company executive. Member Casualty and Surety Underwriters Golf Association (chairman membership committee) Clubs: Woodway Country, Drug and Chemical.

Background

Graaf, Jacobus John Van de was born on November 17, 1938 in New York City. Son of Gerrit Hendrick and Pleutze (Van de Gnaph) Van de Graaf.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Insurance, Syracuse University, 1961. Graduate Executive Program, Dartmouth College, 1982.

Career

Various positions Marsh & McLennan, New York City, 1958-1962. Treaty account executive Towers Perrin Forster and Crosby, Philadelphia, 1962-1970. Senior vice president General Reins.

Corporation, Greenwich, Connecticut, since 1970. President, director Herbert Clough, Inc., Stamford, since 1978.

Religion

The faith should be based on the Bible, but also on reason, tradition, and personal experience.

Politics

There is a large range of issues where Church should interact with politics in such areas as poverty and inequality, environmental issues, nuclear and chemical weapons and the harm caused by use of drugs and drinking.

Views

It is good for Christians with different approaches to the interpretation of the Bible to engage with each other and argue how the Bible should be applied to issues in our contemporary world.

Membership

Member Casualty and Surety Underwriters Golf Association (chairman membership committee) Clubs: Woodway Country, Drug and Chemical.

Connections

Married Patti Penney Engert, December 20, 1958.

father:
Gerrit Hendrick

mother:
Pleutze (Van

spouse:
Patti Penney Engert