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Lewis Jones Wright

consultant , corporation executive

Lewis Jones Wright, American corporation executive, consultant. Named Athletic Hall of Fame, Mount Union College, 1980. Member of National Association Home Builders. Christian Scientist, White Mountain Country, Paradise Valley Country.

Background

Wright, Lewis Jones was born on March 9, 1927 in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, United States. Son of Charles Lewis and Margaret Phyllis (Jones) Wright.

Education

Bachelor, Mount Union College, 1950. Postgraduate, American College, Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, 1962.

Career

Chartered Life Underwriter methods engineer Hoover Company, North Canton, Ohio, 1950—1953. General manager New York Life, Chicago, 1953—1968. Executive vice president Tekton Corporation, Oak Brook, 1968—1974.

Chairman board, chief executive officer Nevada-West Inc., Phoenix, since 1974. Consultant Western Savings and Loan. Director Nevada-West Company, Calgary, Canada.

Board directors Arizona State University. Member national policy advisory board Joint Center at Harvard and Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Trustee Arizona State School Business.

With United States Air Force, 1945-1947.

Membership

Member of National Association Home Builders. Christian Scientist, White Mountain Country, Paradise Valley Country.

Connections

Married Donna Lee Ritter, November 30, 1952. Children: John, Tom, Susan, Jim, Ted.