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Steel company executive

John Benjamin McKinney, American steel company executive. Board directors Whitfield School, John Allen Love Charitable Fund, Webster University 1st lieutenant United States Army, 1954-1956. Member American Iron and Steel Institute (board directors), Steel Manufacturers Association, St. Louis Country Club, Noonday Club, Stadium Club, Log Cabin Club, Automobile Club Missouri (board directors).

Background

McKinney, John Benjamin was born on November 12, 1932 in St. Louis. Son of Clifford Paul and Mary Adeline (Myers) McKinney.

Education

Bachelor, University of Virginia, 1954.

Career

With, Laclede Steel Company, St. Louis, since 1956;salesman and assistant to rpodn. sales managers, Laclede Steel Company, St. Louis, 1957-1963;St. Louis district manager, Laclede Steel Company, St. Louis, 1963-1967;manager sales industrial products, Laclede Steel Company, St. Louis, 1967-1975;general sales manager, Laclede Steel Company, St. Louis, 1975-1976;vice president sales, Laclede Steel Company, St. Louis, 1976-1981;executive vice president, Laclede Steel Company, St. Louis, 1981;president, chief Executive officer, Laclede Steel Company, St. Louis, since 1982;director, Laclede Steel Company, St. Louis. Board directors Boatmen's Trust.

Membership

Board directors Whitfield School, John Allen Love Charitable Fund, Webster University 1st lieutenant United States Army, 1954-1956. Member American Iron and Steel Institute (board directors), Steel Manufacturers Association, St. Louis Country Club, Noonday Club, Stadium Club, Log Cabin Club, Automobile Club Missouri (board directors).

Connections

Married Margaret Stickney Stark, October 31, 1953. Children: Jeffrey Stark, Susan Mary, John Benjamin.

father:
Clifford Paul McKinney

mother:
Mary Adeline (Myers) McKinney

spouse:
Margaret Stickney Stark

child:
Jeffrey Stark McKinney

child:
Susan Mary McKinney

child:
John Benjamin McKinney