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underwriter

Jean Ellen Shevland, American underwriter. Member of American Business Women's Association (chapter president 1977-1978, recording secretary 1983-1984, Women of Year 1981), Insurance Women Mount Hood (correspondent secretary 1980-1981, vice president 1981-1982).

Background

Shevland, Jean Ellen was born on July 15, 1922 in St. Paul. Daughter of William and Matilda Helen (Herning) Suiter.

Education

Student, Globe Business College, 1941.

Career

Secretary FM Raver, Tacoma, 1942—1945. Secretary, underwriter Rathbone King & Seeley, Portland, Oregon, 1951—1954. Accountants secretary Alfred J. Davis Company, 1954—1957.

Underwriter United Pacific Insurance Company, 1957—1961. Underwriter, assistant commercial secretary Fire JBL&K Corporation, 1962—1970. Secretary Saling Dodd Insurance, 1971—1985.

Religion

The Gospel of Christ shows the essential steps that one must take to attain the goal of salvation.

Politics

The commitment of individual Christians to work for social and political change should be recognized as a fully legitimate form of Christian discipleship.

Views

The strong feature of Methodism is the role of local people take for the fabric of church buildings and manses and for the handling of money. They share with ordained ministers the role of setting direction for the churches in a particular area or 'circuit'.

Membership

Member of American Business Women's Association (chapter president 1977-1978, recording secretary 1983-1984, Women of Year 1981), Insurance Women Mount Hood (correspondent secretary 1980-1981, vice president 1981-1982).

Connections

Married Charles William Shevland, June 23, 1945. Children: Susan Jean, William Charles.

father:
William Suiter

mother:
Matilda Helen (Herning) Suiter

spouse:
Charles William Shevland

child:
Susan Jean Shevland

child:
William Charles Shevland