James Earl Wells Edit Profile
Bachelor of Science, University of Wisconsin, 1917. Master of Science, University of California, 1925.
Augusta. Assistant cashier Mitchell State Bank, 1919-1922. Economics statistician, Federal Reserve Bank (San Francisco), 1923-1925. Auditor Lester Herrick & Herrick, 1925-1927.
With United States Department of Agriculture since 1927. Business analysis work with Cooperative Division, 1927-1929. Senior agricultural economist, later chief Bus-Analysis Secretary, Federal Farm Board, 1929-1933.
Secretary Commodity Credit Corporation, May-December 1933. 2d vice president and director same, January 1, 1934-December 31, 1936. Also deputy Cooperative Bank Commissioner and general manager Central Bank for Cooperatives, 1933-1942.
Deputy governor Farm Credit Administration since 1942. Special assistant to director Food Distribution. Acting president Regional Agricultural Credit Corporation.
Coop bank commissioner, 1947-1965. General manager Farmers Union Processing Association.
Mason.; Clubs: National Press, Columbia Country (Washington).
Married Hazel Lorraine Haynes, August, 1922.