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John Sackett Speed Edit Profile

Insurance company executive

John Sackett Speed was American insurance company executive. Board directors History Homes Foundation, Greater Louisville Fund for Arts, since 1989; chairman J.B. Speed Art Museum, 1992-1994; with Filson Club History Society; Beaver Dam Coal Company Served with United States Navy, 1945-1946. Member of Louisville Country (treasurer 1963-1970), Pendennis, River Valley, Wynn Stay, Little Harbor.

Background

Speed, John Sackett was born on August 29, 1927 in Dubuque, Iowa, United States. Son of Lloyd Jeter and Marion (Whitbread) Speed.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Princeton University, 1950;Master of Business Administration, Harvard Business School, 1955.

Career

Vice president, Commonwealth Life Insurance Company, Louisville, 1955-1972;vice president, secretary, treasurer, Capital Holding Corporation, Louisville, 1972-1988;consultant, Johnson & Higgins of Kentucky, Inc., Louisville, since 1988;now retired, Johnson & Higgins of Kentucky, Inc., Louisville.

Membership

Board directors History Homes Foundation, Greater Louisville Fund for Arts, since 1989. Chairman J.B. Speed Art Museum, 1992-1994. With Filson Club History Society.

Beaver Dam Coal Company Served with United States Navy, 1945-1946. Member of Louisville Country (treasurer 1963-1970), Pendennis, River Valley, Wynn Stay, Little Harbor.

Connections

Married Anne Carter Stewart, April 28, 1951. Children: Virginia Lyons, Lloyd Rogers (Mistress William C. Ciccariello), Anne Carter (Mistress John B. Meyers).

father:
Lloyd Jeter Speed

mother:
Marion (Whitbread) Speed

spouse:
Anne Carter Stewart

child:
Virginia Lyons Speed

child:
Lloyd Rogers Speed (Mistress William C. Ciccariello)

child:
Anne Carter Speed (Mistress John B. Meyers)