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banker and broadcaster

Paul Wesley Knowles was American banker and broadcaster. State representative Iowa House of Representatives, Des Moines, 1960-1964. Lieutenant United States Army Air Force, 1943-1945. Member American Society CLUs, American Society Appraisers (certified), Masons, Shriners.

Background

Knowles, Paul Wesley was born on April 25, 1924 in Stillwater, Minnesota, United States. Son of Elmer David and Lulu May (Brown) Knowles.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Commerce, State University Iowa, 1949. Postgraduate, Harvard University, 1972.

Career

General agent National Life of Vermont, Davenport, Iowa, 1949-1961. Owner, manager Station KSGT Radio, Jackson, Wyoming, 1966-1975, Station KAPR Radio, Douglas, Arizona, 1973-1978. Bank trust executive Valley National Bank of Arizona, Tuscon and Phoenix, 1979-1989, retired, 1989.

Membership

State representative Iowa House of Representatives, Des Moines, 1960-1964. Lieutenant United States Army Air Force, 1943-1945. Member American Society CLUs, American Society Appraisers (certified), Masons, Shriners.

Connections

Married Helen Virginia Shepherd, January 20, 1946. Children: Suzanne Knowles Curtis, Deborah Blair, Paul W. Junior.

father:
Elmer David Knowles

mother:
Lulu May (Brown) Knowles

spouse:
Helen Virginia Shepherd

children:
Suzanne Knowles Curtis Knowles

Deborah Blair Knowles

Paul W. Junior Knowles