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evangelist , Insurance company executive

Lee Albert Buck was American insurance company executive, evangelist. Named Distinguished Fellow Flint Northern High School, 1993.


Buck, Lee Albert was born on July 28, 1923 in Jonesboro, Arkansas, United States. Son of Lee A. and Annie (Ballew) Buck.


Bachelor of Arts with honors, University of Michigan, 1947;Master of Arts in Colonial American History, University of Michigan, 1948;Chartered Life Underwriter, 1960.


With, New York Life Insurance Company, since 1949;director agys., New York Life Insurance Company, 1962-1963;2d vice president, New York Life Insurance Company, 1963-1964;vice president agys., New York Life Insurance Company, 1964-1966;regional vice president charge Southeastern United States, New York Life Insurance Company, 1964-1967;vice president marketing, New York Life Insurance Company. New York City, 1967-1974;senior vice president group marketing, New York Life Insurance Company, 1974-1978;senior vice president marketing, New York Life Insurance Company, 1978-1983;lay evangelist, St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Darien, Connecticut, since 1983;chairman, Committee for Freedom (political action committee), Washington. Board directors New York City Relief Inc., Singapore Cons.

Inc.; international speakerand teacher leadership principles speaker, teacher business principles and practices to aid Eastern European nations.


Past board directors Greater New York councils Boy Scouts American. Formerly board directors Americans for Indian Opportunity. Board directors Walter Hoving Home.

Former chairman board Life Underwriter Training Council. Trustee Regent University, Virginia Beach, Virginia. Past trustee Barrington (Rhode Island) College.

Board directors Faith Alive, Episcopal Renewal Ministries. Lay evangelist Episcopal Church United States of America. National vice president, chairman evangelism commission Brotherhood of St. Andrew.

Board directors Washington for Jesus, Episcopalian Renewal Ministries. Trustee Regent University. Active St. Judes Episcopalian Church, Marietta, Georgia Served to lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1946, 50-52.

Member National Association Life Underwriters, American Society CLUs, Life Insurance Marketing and Research Association (director), Agency Management Training Council.


Married Audrey Ruth McMurphy, February 26, 1945. Children– Melody Anne, Merrilee Ruth, Bonnie Sue, Lisa Carol.

Lee A. Buck

Annie (Ballew) Buck

Audrey Ruth McMurphy

Melody Anne Buck

Merrilee Ruth Buck

Bonnie Sue Buck

Lisa Carol Buck