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Ludwell Ebersole Gaines

investment executive

Ludwell Ebersole Gaines, American Investment executive. Chairman board of trustees Ketchum-Sun Valley Community Schools, Sun Valley, Idaho, 1974-1977; vice chairman Idaho Park Foundation, Sun Valley, 1974-1981; Idaho State finance chairman George Bush for President, member of national central committee, Republican chairman, Blaine County, Idaho. Served with United States Navy, 1945-1946, PTO.

Background

Gaines, Ludwell Ebersole was born on April 21, 1927 in Charleston, West Virginia, United States. Son of Ludwell Ebersole and Betty (Chilton) Gaines.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Princeton University, 1951.

Career

Tribunal clerk, American Arbitration Association, New York City, 1951-1953;sales management executive, Plax Corporation-Monsanto Chemical Corporation, West Hartford, Connecticut, 1953-1960;sales management executive, assistant to president, Continental Canada Company, Chicago and New York City, 1960-1965;marketing manager, Nationwide Paper division United States Plywood Champion, 1965-1967;executive vice president, director, Diversa-Graphics, Inc., Chicago, 1969-1972;executive vice president, Overseas Private Investment Corporation, Washington, since 1981.

Membership

Chairman board trustees Ketchum-Sun Valley Community Schools, Sun Valley, Idaho, 1974-1977. Vice chairman Idaho Park Foundation, Sun Valley, 1974-1981. Idaho State finance chairman George Bush for President, member national central committee, Republican chairman, Blaine County, Idaho.

Served with United States Navy, 1945-1946, PTO. Member of Cypress Point (Pebble Beach, California), Princeton (New York City), Links (New York City). Chevy Chase (Maryland), Press (Washington), Rolling Rock.

Connections

Married Sheila Kellogg, November 24, 1956. Children: L. Ebersole, Leith Mitchell, Kellogg Chilton, Audrey Noyes.

father:
Ludwell Ebersole Gaines

mother:
Betty (Chilton) Gaines

spouse:
Sheila Kellogg

children:
L. Ebersole Gaines

Leith Mitchell Gaines

Kellogg Chilton Gaines

Audrey Noyes Gaines