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Diversified holding company executive

Richard John Harris, American former diversified holding company executive. Certified Public Accountant, Massachusetts, Rhode Island. Fellow Massachusetts Society of Certified Public Accountants; member American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. With United States Air Force, 1954-1958. Roman Catholic.

Background

Harris, Richard John was born on July 19, 1936 in Attleboro, Massachusetts, United States. Son of John Francis and Lauretta Louise (Tharl) Harris.

Education

Association Science in Accounting, Bentley College, 1962. Certified Public Accountants, Massachusetts, Rhode Island Management trainee General Motors Corporation, Wilmington, Delaware, 1962-1965. Member audit staff Price Waterhouse & Company, Providence, 1965-1969.

International controller metaland electronic products group Texas Instruments, Inc., Attleboro, Massachusetts, 1969-1972. Vice president, treasurer, director Nortek, Inc., Providence, 1972.

Career

Management trainee General Motors, Wilmimgton, Delaware, 1962-1965. Member audit staff Price Waterhouse & Company, Providence, 1965-1969. International controller metal and electronic products group Texas Instruments, Inc., Attleboro, 1969-1972.

Assistant treasurer to manager corporation accountants Nortek, Inc., Providence, 1972, vice president treasurer, former senior vice president administration, 2001.

Achievements

  • Certified Public Accountant, Massachusetts, Rhode Island.

Membership

Served with United States Air Force, 1954-1958. Fellow Massachusetts Society Certified Public Accountants. Member American Institute Certified Public Accountants.

Connections

Married Carole Mae St. Pierre, May 11, 1963. Children: Mark Richard, Pamela Jean.

father:
John Francis Harris

mother:
Lauretta Louise (Tharl) Harris

spouse:
Carole Mae St.

children:
Pamela Jean Harris

Mark Richard Harris