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James L. Roberts, American banker. Recipient Merit award National Fire Fighters Association, Atlanta, 1989. Member Milwaukee Country Club, Milwaukee Club.


Roberts, James L. was born on November 23, 1942 in Evansville, Indiana, United States. Son of James H. and Maxine L. (Simpson) Roberts.


Bachelor of Science in Business and Economics, Indiana University, 1964. Master of Business Administration in International Business, Indiana University, 1966.


Commercial bank officer Harris Trust and Savings Bank, Chicago, 1966-1972, assistant vice president real estate, 1972-1973, vice president real estate, 1973-1978. Vice president, general manager Harris Bank International, New York City, 1078-1079, Harris Bank, London, England, 1979-1982. 1st vice president administration Balcor-American Express, Skokie, Illinois, 1982-1984.

Executive vice president banking First Bank Wisconsin, Milwaukee, 1984-1986, president, chief executive officer, 1986-1990. Executive vice president Kemper Securities Group, since 1990. Chairman Aspin Procurement Insurance, Milwaukee, since 1986.

Board directors, treasurer World Festivals, Inc., Milwaukee, 1986. Board directors Greater Milwaukee Committee, since 1988. Chairman minority small business enterprise Future Venture, Inc., Milwaukee.

Chairman campaign Metropolitan Milwaukee United Way, 1990.


Member Milwaukee Country Club, Milwaukee Club.


Married Janet Ruth McClintock, September 3, 1966. Children: David McClintock, Stephanie Ruth.

James H. Roberts

Maxine L. (Simpson) Roberts

Janet Ruth McClintock

David McClintock Roberts

Stephanie Ruth Roberts