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educator , investment company executive

John Peter Koonce, American Investment company executive ( fin: inv. service, Educated)investment company executive. Recipient Merit certificate Radio Corporation of America, 1966.


Koonce, John Peter was born on January 8, 1932 in Coronado, California, United States. Son of Allen Clark and Elizabeth (Webb) Koonce.


Bachelor of Science, United States Naval Academy, 1954. Postgraduate, University Southern California, 1957. Postgraduate, University Alaska, 1961.

Postgraduate, University Illinois, 1969. Master of Science in Operations Research, Florida Institute of Technology, 1970. Postgraduate, Claremont Graduate School, 1970.


Industrial engineer Aluminum Company American, Lafayette, Indiana, 1954-1956. Electronic research engineer Autonetics Division North America Aviation, Downey, California, 1956-1957. System field engineer Remington Rand Univac, Fayetteville, North Carolina, 1957-1959.

Project engineer Radio Corporation of America Service Company, Cheyenne, Wyoming, 1959-1960, project supervisor Clear, Alaska, 1960-1962, Yorkshire, England, 1962-1964, re-entry signature analyst Patrick Air Force Base, Florida, 1964-1966. Member technical staff TRW Systems Group, Washington, 1966-1968. Manager operations research system analysis Magnavox Company, Urbana, Illinois, 1968-1969.

Technical advisor electronic data processing, to United States Air Force, Aeroject Electro Systems Company, Azusa, California, Woomera, Australia, 1969-1972. Investment executive Shearson Hammill, Los Angeles, 1972-1974, Reynolds Securities, Los Angeles, 1974-1975. Vice president investments Shearson Hayden Stone, Glendale, 1975-1977.

Vice president accounts Paine, Webber, Jackson & Curtis, Inc., Los Angeles, 1977-1982. President Argo Finance Corporation, Santa Monica, California, 1982-1983, Finance Packaging Corporation, Flintridge, from 1983. Director Republic Resources, Inc., 2001—2002.

Finance lecturer Princess Line Cruise Ships. Teacher investments Citrus College, Azusa, California, Claremont (California) Evening School. Host, commentator Station KWHY-television, Los Angeles, (weekly) West of Wall Street, 1986-1987.

Board directors Republic Resources, Inc.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to business journals.


Vice president Claremont Republican Club, 1973, president, 1974. Chairman Verdugo Hospital Associates, 1979. Member National Association Security Dealers, Santa Maria Valley College of C., Navy League United States, Naval Academy Alumni Association, La Canada Flintridge Tournament Roses Association (patron), Masons (32d degree, master 1987, president district officers association), Shriners, Kiwanis (president La Canada 1995-1996, Hixson fellow 2001), Marbella Golf and Country Club (founding).


Married Marilyn Rose Campbell, September 21, 1952. Children: Stephen Allen, William Clark, Peter Marshall.

Allen Clark Koonce

Elizabeth (Webb) Koonce

Marilyn Rose Campbell

Stephen Allen Koonce

William Clark Koonce

Peter Marshall Koonce