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Insurance company executive

Margaret Louise Torok, American Insurance company executive. License Insurance Agency.

Background

Torok, Margaret Louise was born on June 22, 1922 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Daughter of Perl Edward Ensor and Mary (Seggie) Armstrong.

Career

From insurance agent to corporation officer, Grendel-Wittbold Insurance, Southgate, Michigan, 1961-1972; president of corporation, Grendel-Wittbold Insurance, Southgate, since 1972. Board directors Indiana Insurance Assemblies of God Theological Seminary of Michigan, Lansing, 1984-1992, Indiana Insurance Agts.of Wayne County, Dearborn, since 1967, president 1978.

Achievements

  • License Insurance Agency.

Membership

Board directors Southern Wayne County Chamber of C., Taylor, 1975-2005, Chief Executive Officer, chairman board directors, 1997-1998. Board directors City of Southgate Tax. Increment Finance Authority District and Economic Development Commission, 1987-2007, Young Men’s Christian Association, member 1990 endowment award committee, Southgate, 1978, chairman Leadership, 1980-1988.

Board directors Downriver Community Alliance, 1990-1994. Lay chairman Catholic Service Appeal for Archdiocese of Detroit, 1989. Co-chair fundraiser Sacred Heart Church.

Committee member, board directors New Workforce Development Committee, governor appointment, charter member. Honorary chairman Art Ambience, 2002, board director Art Ambience, since 2009. Member Downriver Council of the Arts, Island Animal League Shelter, Friends of Detroit River, Grosse Ile Land Conservancy, Grosse Ile History Society.

Board directors MESC Employers Committee, 1991-1995, chairman, 1991-1995. Member of Young Men’s Christian Association, Marge Torok Foundation, Michigan Association Insurance Agents, Grosse Ile History Society, Arts Alliance, American Legion Auxiliary, Down River Council Arts, Soroptimist Club of Wyandotte Southgate Taylor (president 1984-1986, Advancing Status Women award 1988, Soroptimist of Year award 1993-1994), Wyandotte Yacht Club.

Connections

Married Leslie A. Torok, August 14, 1952. 1 child, Margaret Mary Ryan.

father:
Perl Edward Ensor Armstrong

mother:
Mary (Seggie) Armstrong

spouse:
Leslie A. Torok

child:
Margaret Mary Ryan Torok