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Insurance company executive

Lee Mark Are Bondhus, American insurance company executive. Recipient Merit award National Association Mutual Insurance Company, 1983, Service award, 1986; Lee Bondhus Endowment Fund established in his honor Wartburg College, 1990.

Background

Bondhus, Lee Mark Are was born on April 14, 1939 in Storden, Minnesota, United States. Son of Truman Alfred and Avis Ruth (Marks) Bondhus.

Education

Bachelor of Science, South Dakota State University, 1961. Master of Science, South Dakota State University, 1964.

Career

Teacher, coach, South High School, Grand Rapids, Michigan, 1961-1963;graduate assistant, South Dakot State University, Brookings, 1963-1964;head football coach, Wartburg College, Waverly, Iowa., 1964-1973;self-employed, 1974-1978;manager, Westbrook Mutual Insurance Company, Storden, Minnesota, 1978-1987;president, Chief Executive Officer, Reins. Associations Minnesota, Esko, since 1987;also director, Reins. Associations Minnesota, Esko.

Chairman of the Board Minnesota Association Farm Mutual Insurance Company, St. Cloud, 1985. Chairman of the Board National Association Mutual Insurance Company, Indianapolis, since 1994.

Connections

Married Harriette Rebecca Nelson, December 27, 1957. Children: Mark, Thomas.

father:
Truman Alfred Bondhus

mother:
Avis Ruth (Marks) Bondhus

spouse:
Harriette Rebecca Nelson

child:
Mark Bondhus

child:
Thomas Bondhus