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farmer , marketing executive

Richard Elson Redman, American marketing executive, farmer. Named to Fundraising Hall of Fame, Iowa Republican Finance Committee, 1970.

Background

Redman, Richard Elson was born on September 5, 1938 in Elko, Nevada, United States. Son of Corwin Elson and Mary Catherine (Polich) Redman.

Education

Bachelor, University Iowa, 1960.

Career

Executive secretary Young Representatives Iowa, Des Moines, 1960-1963. Organization director Iowa Republican Center Committee, 1963-1965, finance director, 1965-1967, executive director, 1967-1969. President Redman Resources, Carlisle, Iowa, 1969-1978.

Vice president marketing The Mid-American Group, West Des Moines, from 1978.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributing author: Beyond Media: New Approaches to Mass Communications, also manuals and precinct handbook.

Membership

Member Des Moines Business and Economic Development Commission, since 1985. Chairman Baker for President Iowa, 1980. Deputy finance chairman Governor Branstad Committee, Des Moines, since 1985.

Senior advisor George Bush for President Committee, Iowa, 1988. Board directors Iowa Peace Institute, Grinnell, since 1988. Trustee William Penn College, Oskaloosa, Iowa, since 1989.

Member Des Moines Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Fishing, gardening, travel, photography, entertaining.

Connections

Married Jeanette Mary McKeller, March 21, 1969. Children: Jacklyn Redman-Keller, Stephanie.

father:
Corwin Elson Redman

mother:
Mary Catherine (Polich) Redman

spouse:
Jeanette Mary McKeller

child:
Jacklyn Redman-Keller Redman

child:
Stephanie Redman