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financial company executive

Robert Lawrence Cummings, American financial company executive. Certified Public Accountant, Virginia. Past assistant treasurer Mariners Museum, Newport News; former treasurer Methodist Church, Barrington, Rhode Island, 1970-1973, Hampton Rds. Junior Chamber of Commerce, Newports, 1968. member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants.

Background

Cummings, Robert Lawrence was born on June 4, 1938 in Bronxville, New York, United States. Son of Frederick Otis and Ethel (Malm) Cummings.

Education

Bachelor in History, Randolph-Macon College, Ashland, Virginia, 1960. Postgraduate, Rutgers University, 1961.

Career

Staff accountant, Price Waterhouse, New York City, 1961-1964;manager special accounting department, Newport News Shipbuilding, 1964-1969;vice president, treasurer, Narragansett Capital, Providence, 1969-1973;executive vice president, Iroquois Brands, Ltd., Greenwich, Connecticut, 1973-1982;vice president, Haas Finance, New York City, 1982-1986;vice president finance, C.A. Barrs Contrs., Yorktown, Virginia, 1986-1989;president, American Capital Group, Newport News, since 1989. Chief Financial Officer Decorating den, Bethesda, Maryland., 1991-1992, Healthtrax, Glastonbury, Connecticut, 1995-1998. Past Chairman of the Board Champale.

Achievements

  • Certified Public Accountant, Virginia.

Membership

Past assistant treasurer Mariners Museum, Newport News. Former treasurer Methodist Church, Barrington, Rhode Island, 1970-1973, Hampton Rds. Junior Chamber of Commerce, Newports, 1968. member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: aerobic sports, triathlons.

Connections

Married Carol Jean Wise, August 23, 1958 (deceased July 1991). Children: Robert Lawrence Junior and William Anderson (twins), David Brian.

father:
Frederick Otis Cummings

mother:
Ethel (Malm) Cummings

spouse:
Carol Jean Wise

child:
Robert Lawrence Junior and William Anderson Cummings (twins)

child:
David Brian Cummings