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Insurance executive

Richard Tenney Harris, American Insurance executive. Avocations: sailing, rowing, running, conservation. M C. With United States Marine Corps, 1956-1958. Member Philadelphia Union League, Corinthian Yacht Club, The Corinthians.

Background

Harris, Richard Tenney was born on June 8, 1938 in Worcester, Massachusetts, United States. Son of William Henry and Ruth Elizabeth (Howe) Harris.

Education

AB, Brown University, 1962.

Career

Account executive, Firemen's Mutual Insurance Company, Providence, 1962-1966;managing director international, Appalachian Insurance Company, Providence, 1966-1969;vice president, Fairfield & Ellis, Boston, 1969-1971;vice president, Johnson & Higgins, New York City, 1971-1976;president, director eastern operations, Rollins Burdick & Hunter, Philadelphia, 1976-1981;president, principal, Wilwyn Ltd., Philadelphia, 1981-1985;president, principal, Morgard Inc., Philadelphia, since 1985. President Plan de Protecione, San Juan, P.R., since 1984.

Achievements

  • Avocations: sailing, rowing, running, conservation. M C.

Membership

With United States Marine Corps, 1956-1958. Member Philadelphia Union League, Corinthian Yacht Club, The Corinthians.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Sailing, rowing, running, conservation.

Connections

Married Nancy Georgina Clarke, June 23, 1962. Children: Christopher C., Jonathan H., Nathaniel G., Jeremy T.

father:
William Henry Harris

mother:
Ruth Elizabeth (Howe) Harris

spouse:
Nancy Georgina Clarke

child:
Christopher C. Harris

child:
Jonathan H. Harris

child:
Nathaniel G. Harris

child:
Jeremy T. Harris