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real estate developer

Richard George Walquist, American real estate developer. Trustee Bartlesville (Oklahoma) Wesleyan College, 1982-1992, international alumni president since 1990; treasurer Iowa District Wesleyan Church, since 1988. Member Greater Minneapolis Area Board Realtors, Kiwanis (president Columbia Heights 1975-1976, lieutenant governor Minneapolis 1979-1980).

Background

Walquist, Richard George was born on March 9, 1941 in Minneapolis. Son of George Leonard and Mildred Elizabeth (Christen) Walquist.

Education

Bachelor of Education, Marion College, 1966.

Career

Admissions counselor, Marion (Indiana) College, 1966-1967;programmer, UNIVersal Automatic Computer, St. Paul, 1967-1970;salesman developer, George L. Walquist, Inc., Minneapolis, since 1970.

Membership

Trustee Bartlesville (Oklahoma) Wesleyan College, 1982-1992, international alumni president since 1990. Treasurer Iowa District Wesleyan Church, since 1988. Member Greater Minneapolis Area Board Realtors, Kiwanis (president Columbia Heights 1975-1976, lieutenant governor Minneapolis 1979-1980).

Connections

Married Loretta Lee Nelson, June 22, 1963. Children: Cynthia, Sandra, Sonja, Constance.

father:
George Leonard Walquist

mother:
Mildred Elizabeth (Christen) Walquist

spouse:
Loretta Lee Nelson

children:
Cynthia Walquist

Sandra Walquist

Sonja Walquist

Constance Walquist