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Automotive company executive

Reuben Rolland Jensen, American former automotive company executive. Recipient Silver Beaver, Distinguished Eagle, Silver Buffalo, Boy Scouts American, 1973. Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1943-1945. Member Association United States Army, Navy League United States, American Ordnance Association, Quail Ridge Country Club (Boynton Beach, Florida), Meadowbrook Country Club (Northville, Michigan), Masons.

Background

Jensen, Reuben Rolland was born on December 22, 1921 in Ainsworth, Nebraska, United States. Son of Jens Christian and Amy Caroline (Boyer) Jensen.

Education

Student, University Nebraska, 1938-1941.

Career

With, General Motors Corporation, Detroit, 1946;junior engineer Hydra-Matic division, General Motors Corporation, 1965-1967;general manager Hydra-Matic division, General Motors Corporation, 1967-1970;general manager Allison division, General Motors Corporation, 1970-1972;vice president, group executive, General Motors Corporation, 1972-1974;executive vice president, General Motors Corporation, 1974-1984. Member of advisory board Chemical Bank International, 1973-1986.

Membership

Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1943-1945. Member Association United States Army, Navy League United States, American Ordnance Association, Quail Ridge Country Club (Boynton Beach, Florida), Meadowbrook Country Club (Northville, Michigan), Masons.

Connections

Married Janet A. McCann, October 19, 1974. Children: Shannon (Mistress Roger Santora), Bruce, Scott.

father:
Jens Christian Jensen

mother:
Amy Caroline (Boyer) Jensen

spouse:
Janet A. McCann

child:
Shannon Jensen (Mistress Roger Santora)

child:
Bruce Jensen

child:
Scott Jensen