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Financial executive

Richard Owen Trent, American financial executive. Decorated Distinguished Flying Cross, Purple Heart, Air medal. Member Oklahoma City Chamber of Commerce, Young Men’s Christian Association, Oklahoma Economic Club; Member of National Association Life Underwriters (life member Million Dollar Round Table), Association Corporation Growth, Oklahoma City Golf and Country Club, Men's Dinner Club, Jesters, Shriners, Masons, American Legion.

Background

Trent, Richard Owen was born on November 13, 1920 in Fort Worth, Texas, United States.

Education

Attended, University Oklahoma, 1940—1947. Graduate, Institute Life Insurance Marketing, Southern Methodist University, 1948.

Career

Agent Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company, Oklahoma City, 1946—1955. Founder Mid-American Life Insurance Company, 1955, president, chairman board, 1955—1965. President Richard O. Trent and Associates, Inc., from 1965.

Chairman Sales, Mergers and Acquisitions-Worldwide, from 1966. Director Oklahoma Mutual Investors, Inc. Past president, chairman board Liberty Investment Corporation.

Vice president, director Lee realty corporation. Past vice president, director Cleary Petroleum corporation. President Southwest Mutual Casaulty Company.

Lieutenant colonel (retired) United States Air Force, 1942-1966, senior pilot United States Air Force, 1946-1953, command pilot United States Air Force, 1953-1966.

Membership

Member Oklahoma City Chamber of Commerce, Young Men’s Christian Association, Oklahoma Economic Club. Member of National Association Life Underwriters (life member Million Dollar Round Table), Association Corporation Growth, Oklahoma City Golf and Country Club, Men's Dinner Club, Jesters, Shriners, Masons, American Legion.

Connections

Married Phoebe ann clark, 1947.

spouse:
Phoebe ann clark