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James A. Knight Edit Profile

Manufacturing executive

James A. Knight, American Manufacturing executive ( ind: manufacturing)manufacturing executive. Served with United States Navy, 1944-1946.; Member Pi Tau Sigma, Sigma Chi.; Club: Country ofJackson.

Background

Knight, James A. was born on April 13, 1927 in Kendallville, Indiana, United States. Son of V. C. and Velma (Cain) Knight.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Mech. Engineering, PurdueU., 1951. Bachelor of Arts, Beloit College, 1951.

Chairman board Heat Controller Inc., Jackson, Michigan, since 1955. Owner MKM Ltd., Jackson, since 1979, Lord andEmerson Company, Jackson, since 1965. Director Addison Products Company (Michigan), since 1965.

Board of directors, treasurer United Way, Jackson, 1970-1976.

Career

Chairman board Heat Controller Inc., Jackson, Michigan, from 1955. Owner Lord and Emerson Company, from 1965, MKM Ltd., Jackson, from 1979. Director Addison Products Company, Michigan, from 1965.

With United States Navy, 1944-1946.

Religion

All who truly seek God are both competent and called to develop in that relationship and share it with others.

Politics

God seeks to transform relationship with and between people. If politics is about how we choose to live together and to treat one another, there is surely a place for discerning the activity of God in politics.

Views

Language of a derogatory nature (with regard to race, nationality, ethnic background, gender, sexuality, and physical differences) does not reflect value for one another and contradicts the Christian teaching.

Membership

Board directors & treasurer United Way, Jackson, 1970—1976. Member of Country Jackson Club, Sigma Chi, Pi Tau Sigma.

Connections

Married Faith Speckhard, November 22, 1958. Children: James A., Lisa, Gerald, David, Carol.

father:
V. C. Knight

mother:
Velma (Cain) Knight

spouse:
Faith Speckhard

child:
James A. Knight

child:
Lisa Knight

child:
Gerald Knight

child:
David Knight

child:
Carol Knight