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John Orla Snook Edit Profile

foundation executive , Lawyer

John Orla Snook, American lawyer, foundation executive. Bar: Illinois 1929. Trustee La Rabida Children's Hospital and Research Center, 1945-1979, Will Keith Kellogg Foundation, 1953-1985. Member American Bar Association, Illinois Bar Association, Chicago Bar Association, American Arbitration Association (arbitrator), Pi Kappa Delta.

Background

Snook, John Orla was born on August 31, 1902 in Sterling, Kansas, United States. Son of Arthur Jordan and Rachel P. (Dawson) Snook.

Education

AB, Sterling College, 1924. Doctor of Laws, Sterling College, 1963. Juris Doctor, Northwestern University, 1928.

Career

Since practiced in, Chicago. Member firm Concannon, Dillon, Snook & Morton, 1937-1985. Board directors Kellogg Company, 1965-1980.

Achievements

  • Bar: Illinois 1929.

Membership

Trustee La Rabida Children's Hospital and Research Center, 1945-1979, Will Keith Kellogg Foundation, 1953-1985. Member American Bar Association, Illinois Bar Association, Chicago Bar Association, American Arbitration Association (arbitrator), Pi Kappa Delta.

Connections

Married Kathryn Koons, October 14, 1934.

father:
Arthur Jordan Snook

mother:
Rachel P. (Dawson) Snook

spouse:
Kathryn Koons