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manager , President , company executive

James Robert Hertel, American Insurance company executive (included president, vice manager) ( fin: insurance)insurance agency executive. Served with Army of the United States, 1951-1954.; Member Professional Assemblies of God Theological Seminary Association, Insurance Assemblies of God Theological Seminary Association; Club: Rotary.

Background

Hertel, James Robert was born on June 7, 1929 in Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States. Son of George William and Kathryn Iris (Beukema) Hertel.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Calvin College, 1951. Salesman, Wurzburg Company, Grand Rapids, Michigan, 1954-1955. Account executive A. W. Hertel Agency, Holland, Michigan, 1955-1959.

President James Hertel Agency, Fremont, Michigan, since 1959. Director, secretary Old State Bank of Fremont (Michigan), 1971-1986, president, chief Executive officer, 1986^. President, Fremont Industrial Development Corporation, since 1976.

President Fremont Economics Development Corporation, 1983.

Career

With sales department Wurzburg Company, Grand Rapids, Michigan, 1954—1955. Account executive A. W. Hertel Agency, Holland, 1955—1959. President James Hertel Agency, Fremont, since 1959.

Director, secretary Old State Bank of Fremont, 1971—1986. President, chief executive officer, since 1986. With Army of the United States, 1951-1954.

Membership

President Fremont Industrial Development Corporation, since 1976, Fremont Economic Development Corporation, 1983. Member of Insurance Agents Association, Professional Agents Association, Rotary Club.

Connections

Married Wilma Lucille Bylsma, November 21, 1952. Children: Jack Robert, Jane Ellen, Carol Annual.

father:
George William Hertel

mother:
Kathryn Iris (Beukema) Hertel

spouse:
Wilma Lucille Bylsma

child:
Jack Robert Hertel

child:
Jane Ellen Hertel

child:
Carol Annual Hertel