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Telephone company executive

Robert Keller Timothy, American telephone company executive.

Background

Timothy, Robert Keller was born on June 27, 1918 in Gilcrest, Colorado, United States. Son of Virge and Alice (Patterson) Timothy.

Education

Bachelor of Arts Northern Colorado, 1941. Doctor of Laws (honorary), University Northern Colorado, 1986.

Career

High school science teacher, Fort Lupton, Colorado, 1941-1942; with, Mountain States Tel. & Tel. Company, 1946-1983; vice president operations, Mountain States Tel. & Tel. Company, 1968-1969; president, Mountain States Tel.

& Tel. Company, 1970-1982; Chairman of the Board, Mountain States Tel. & Tel. Company, 1982-1983; also board directors, Mountain States Tel. & Tel. Company

past board directors United Bank Denver, United Banks Colorado.

Board directors Rocky Mountain Health Care Corporation.

Membership

President, campaign chairman United Fund, Boise, Idaho, 1962-1964. Board directors Air Force Academy Foundation, Business-Industry Political Action Committee, 1975-1982, Lutheran Medical Center, 1971-1984, National Safety Council, 1971-1980. Trustee University Denver, 1982-1989, Gates Foundation, 1982-1989.

President Telephone Pioneers American, 1977-1978. Served to captain, Signal Corps United States Army, 1943-1946. Member Newcomen Society (chairman Colorado 1980-1984), Civilian/Military Institute (founding board), Rotary, Denver Country Club, University Club (Denver).

Connections

Married Elaine Hurd, October 23, 1941. Children: Kristen, Timothy Lankester, Robert Alan.

father:
Virge Timothy

mother:
Alice (Patterson) Timothy

spouse:
Elaine Hurd

child:
Robert Alan Timothy

child:
Timothy Lankester Timothy

child:
Kristen Timothy