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Robert Ellsworth Hallowell, American financial executive. Recipient Certified Public Accountants Silver medal, 1958.


Hallowell, Robert Ellsworth was born on May 28, 1934 in Seattle, Washington, United States. Son of Lionel Ellsworth and Jeanette Elizabeth (Johnson) Hallowell.


Bachelor in Business Administration, University Washington, Seattle, 1958.


Accountant Price Waterhouse & Company, Seattle, 1958-1962. Assistant to treasurer Washington Title Insurance Company, 1962-1963. Assistant controller Seattle Times Company, 1963-1966, controller, 1966-1971, treasurer, 1970-1971, vice president finance, 1970-1975, vice president administration, 1975-1979, vice president sales & marketing, 1979-1981, vice president finance, since 1981.

Vice president, director Times Communications Company. Director Blue Cross of Washington and Alaska.


Treasurer, director Walla Walla Union-Bulletin. Trustee Cabrini Hospital, 1986. Director Seattle Visitors and Convention Bureau, since 1985.

Served with United States Army, 1955-1957. Member Finance Executives Institute (national board directors 1978-1979, president Seattle chapter 1972-1973), Seattle Chamber of C. (past trustee, vice president, President Club award 1969), Alpha Tau Omega, Beta Gamma Sigma, Beta Alpha Psi. Clubs: Sahallie Ski (president 1981), Washington Athletic, Rainier (Seattle, treasurer 1984-1985).


Married Claire Isabelle Wernentin, June 13, 1958. Children– Jill, Jean.

Lionel Ellsworth Hallowell

Jeanette Elizabeth (Johnson) Hallowell

Claire Isabelle Wernentin

Jill Hallowell

Jean Hallowell