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Banker

John Bernhard Mencke, American banker. Served to lieutenant Commander United States Naval Reserve, 1947-1955. Member of Harvard (New York City); Army and Navy (Washington); Baltusrol Golf (Springfield, New Jersey).

Background

Mencke, John Bernhard was born on February 19, 1926 in Elizabeth, New Jersey, United States. Son of J. William H. and Eleanor (Allsop) Mencke.

Education

Bachelor of Science, United States Naval Academy, 1947. Master of Business Administration, Harvard University, 1956.

Career

Joined New York Trust Company (now Chemical Bank), 1956, assistant treasurer, 1957-1959, assistant vice president, 1959, in charge mid-Manhattan branch, 1959-1968, vice president, 1963-1969, metropolitan marketing liaison officer, 1968-1969, regional vice president, 1969-1970, senior vice president, 1970-1979. President, chief executive officer Empire National Bank, Newburgh, New York, 1979-1980. Regional president Bank of New York, 1980-1981, senior vice president, since 1981.

Membership

Served to lieutenant Commander United States Naval Reserve, 1947-1955. Member of Harvard (New York City). Army and Navy (Washington).

Baltusrol Golf (Springfield, New Jersey).

Connections

Married Margaret Brady, June 28, 1952. Children: Susan, Alice, John, Anne.

father:
J. William H. Mencke

mother:
Eleanor (Allsop) Mencke

spouse:
Margaret Brady

children:
Susan Mencke

Alice Mencke

John Mencke

Anne Mencke