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Richard D. Capra

electrical equipment company executive

Richard D. Capra, American electrical equipment company executive. Served with United States Army, 1954-1956; Member American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

Background

Capra, Richard D. was born on September 21, 1932 in St. Louis. Son of August Francis and Dorothy Ida (Hicks) Capra.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Commerce, St. Louis University, 1954.

Career

Managing associate Arthur Young and Company, New York City, 1960-1965. Controller Mobil Chemical, 1965-1970. Group vice president Gould ITE, Chicago, 1970-1979, Philadelphia.

Vice president, then president Richardson Witco Chemical, Des Plaines, Illinois, 1979-1983. Executive vice president Advance Transformer, Chicago, 1983, president, since 1983.

Membership

Served with United States Army, 1954-1956. Member American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

Connections

Married JoAnn Arnold, October 6, 1956. Children– Sharilyn, Karen, Michael.