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Lloyd Lewis Austin

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Lloyd Lewis Austin, American banker. Member Association Reserve City Bankers, American, California bankers associations, California Chamber of Commerce (director), Beta Gamma Sigma, Sigma Alpha Epsilon, Alpha Kappa Psi.; Mason.

Background

Austin, Lloyd Lewis was born on June 20, 1904 in Leadville, Colorado, United States. Son of Fred P. and Mary E. (Henderson) Austin.

Education

Student of University Southern California, 1922-1923, U. Arizona, 1924-1926. Doctor of Laws, University Arizona, 1962, University of Southern California.

Career

Began business career as accountant Lybrand, Ross Brothers & Montgomery, Los Angeles, 1926-1933. Credit man Security First National Bank, Los Angeles, 1933-1935, assistant vice president, 1935-1939, vice president, member Executive Committee, director, 1953-1955, president, 1955-1961, Chairman of the Board, chief Executive officer, 1961-1967, Chairman of the Board, 1967-1968. Director Carnation Company, Northrop Corporation, Kerr-McGee Corporation, J. G. Boswell Company, Southern California Edison Company, Pacific Mutual Life Insurance Company.

Vice-president, director Music Center Operating Company. Chairman of the Board First Small Business Investment Corporation California Trustee Occidental College, Committee Economics Development (honorary), California Institute Technology. Board directors, past president Automobile Club Southern California, Children’s Hospital Los Angeles.

Board of Governors Inter-Insurance Exchange. Formerly chairman Los Angeles chapter American Red Cross. Broad directors other civic orgns.

Membership

Member Association Reserve City Bankers, American, California bankers associations, California Chamber of Commerce (director), Beta Gamma Sigma, Sigma Alpha Epsilon, Alpha Kappa Psi. Mason.; Clubs: California. University, Bond, Los Angeles Country, Los Angeles Stock Exchange, Lincoln, Petroleum, Athenaeum, Rotary, Sunset.

Connections

Married Mary E. Berryman, September 25, 1927. Children: Elizabeth Ruth, Margaret Lewise (Mistress.

father:
Fred P. Austin

mother:
Mary E. (Henderson) Austin

spouse:
Mary E. Berryman

children:
Elizabeth Ruth Austin

Margaret Lewise (Mrs Austin