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Robert Lerton Young, American insurance brokerage company executive. Recipient Service award Chartered Property and Casualty Underwriters, 1971, 75.


Young, Robert Lerton was born on February 21, 1936 in Columbus, Ohio, United States. Son of Robert Lerton and Ada Beatrice (Aderholt) Young.


Student, University Illinois, 1953-1955;student, Ohio State University, 1958-1960.


Manager actuarial department, Gates McDonald & Company, Columbus, 1959-1966;district manager, Gates McDonald & Company, Oakland, California, 1966-1970;vice president, founder, National Compensation Services, Inc., Pleasant Hill, California, 1970-1971;vice president, Fred S. James & Company, Inc., Pleasant Hill and San Francisco, 1971-1976;vice president, Sedgwick James, Inc., Chicago, since 1976;chairman, Sedgwick James Claims Management Superior vena cava syndrome, Inc., Chicago, 1985. Consultant Los Angeles County Self Insurance Program. Member of advisory committee California Department Industrial Relations.

Teacher California Extension, 1970. Lecturer American Management Association.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles in field to professional journals.


Member Pleasant Hill Youth Commission Served with United States Army, 1955-1958. Member American Risk and Insurance Association, Insurance Institute American (risk management diploma), American Society Safety Engineers (industrial safety diploma), National Council Self-Insurers, International Association Industrial Accident Board and Communications, California Self-Insurers Association, Arizona Self-Insurers Association, Washington Self-Insurers Association, Pennsylvania Self-Insurers Association, Massachusetts Self-Insurers Association, Georgia Self-Insurers Association, Florida Self-Insurers Association, Metropolitan Club (Chicago), Pinehurst (North Carolina) Country Club.


Married Caroline Page Dickey, May 10, 1980.

Robert Lerton Young

Ada Beatrice (Aderholt) Young

Caroline Page Dickey