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Mcgregor Smith

utilities executive

Mcgregor Smith, American utilities executive. Member Phi Gamma Delta.; Mason.

Background

Smith, Mcgregor was born on June 5, 1899 in Cooksville, Tennessee, United States. Son of Major Rutledge and Graeme (McGregor) Smith.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Continuing education, University of Tennessee, 1921. Student Vanderbilt University, Nashville, 1926-1927.

Career

Assistant engineer Tennessee R.R. & Public Utilities Commission, 1921-1922, engineer, 1922-1926. Manager South New Orleans Light & Tracton Company, 1926-1927. Vice-president and general manager Louisiana Power & Light Company, Algiers, Louisiana, 1928-1936, president and general manager, 1936-1939.

Vice-president and general manager Florida Power & Light Company, 1939, president, 1939-1954, Chairman of the Board, 1954-1972.

Membership

Member Phi Gamma Delta. Mason.; Clubs: County (Coral Gables).

Connections

Married Elizabeth Wilson, November 12, 1924. Children: McGregor, Wilson.

father:
Major Rutledge Smith

mother:
Graeme (McGregor) Smith

spouse:
Elizabeth Wilson

children:
McGregor Smith

Wilson Smith