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Savings and loan executive

Robert Maxwell Shofstahl, American savings and loan executive. Louisiana Newsmakers of Year, United States of America Today, 1983; scholar Tulane University, 1964.


Shofstahl, Robert Maxwell was born on February 8, 1942 in New Orleans. Son of Maxwell Frederick and Ellen Anna (Falkenstein) Shofstahl.


Bachelor cum laude, Tulane University, 1964. Postgraduate, Tulane University, 1966.


Manager Southern Bell-South Central Bell, New Orleans, Baton Rouge, Shreveport, 1964-1971. Assistant to president Pelican Homestead Savings & Loan, Metairie, Louisiana, 1971-1973, executive vice president, 1973-1977, director, 1973-1992, president, Chief Executive Officer, 1978-1992. President, chief operating officer, director AmWest Savings Association, Bryan, Texas, 1992-1994, New York Life, 1995-1996.

Chief administrative officer Adams and reese, since 1996. Director Eureka Homestead, since 1996, member executive committee, chairman asset, liability committee. Director Federal Reserve Bank Atlanta, New Orleans branch, 1986-1988.


Member future of industry task force United States League, 1987-1988. Member 9th district FHLB Committee Management Consigment Program, 1985. Member last carousel finance committee Friends of City Park, 1986-1987.

Board directors Neighborhood Housing Services New Orleans, 1978-1992, treasurer, 1979-1981. Trustee St. Martin Episcopal School, 1981-1987, treasurer, 1984, vice president, 1985-1986, capital funds tri-chairman, 1984, headmaster search committee, 1985, board visitors, since 1989, chairman, since 1996. Lecturer graduate business school Loyola University, 1982-1991.

Member visiting committee Loyola University Business School, 1991-1992. Speaker annual convention Deans Southern Business Administration Association, 1989. Appointed to governor's Thrift Industry Advisory Council, 1981-1984.

Member advisory board New Orleans Opera Ball, 1984. Inagural president New Orleans Aquatics, 1988. Panelist New Orleans: The Decade Ahead, 1989.

Honorary economic development ambassador State of Louisiana, 1985. Member United States League Savings Institutions (vice chairman ad hov floor insurance committee 1976-1977, chairman insurance and protective committee 1979-1980), association Legal Administrators, National Law Firm Marketing Association, Louisiana League Savings Institutions (insurance committee 1974, executive committee 1980-1981, 87-89, legislation committee 1983-1984), League Homestead/Savings and Loan Association, Greater New Orleans (president 1973), National Association Business Economists (panelist national policy suvey 1989-1992), New Orleans Council Business Economists, Bryan-College Station Chamber of Commerce (member inner circuit 1993-1994), Deutsches Haus, Bienville Club, Metairie Country Club, Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Eta Sigma, Eta Sigma Phi.


Married Lois Alice Berrigan, June 6, 1964. Children: Tyson Brahm, Elisia Ellette, Christian Aric.

Maxwell Frederick Shofstahl

Ellen Anna (Falkenstein) Shofstahl

Lois Alice Berrigan

Tyson Brahm Shofstahl

Elisia Ellette Shofstahl

Christian Aric Shofstahl