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Insurance broker

Robert Virgil Cole, American Insurance broker. Board of directors Narramore Foundation, Rosemead, California; elder Bible Fellowship Church, Ventura, 1981-1990; lay leader United Methodist Church, Ventura, 1978-1979. Member Insurance Brokers Association, Indiana Insurance Assemblies of God Theological Seminary Association (president 1966-1968), Junior Chamber of Commerce (board directors 1963-1967).

Background

Cole, Robert Virgil was born on August 8, 1937 in Dallas, Texas, United States. Son of Robert Eugene and Inez (Hearn) Cole.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Political Science, University of California at Los Angeles, 1960;postgraduate, University of California at Los Angeles, 1971-1973;postgraduate, Pepperdine, 1969-1971.

Career

Insurance broker, Tolman and Wiker Insurance Brokers, Ventura, California, 1961-1987;consultant, invester, Ventura, California, since 1987. Founder, Chairman of the Board Manufacturing Technology Inc., Ventura, Venvirotek, Ventura. Founder partner Bread n' Honey Music, Ventura, since 1977.

Principal founder, director Affordable Communities, Ventura, since 1985. Founding Chairman of the Board Gold CoastRecycling, Ventura, since 1989.

Membership

Board directors Narramore Foundation, Rosemead, California. Elder Bible Fellowship Church, Ventura, 1981-1990. Lay leader United Methodist Church, Ventura, 1978-1979.

With United States National Guard, 1955-1962. Member Insurance Brokers Association, Indiana Insurance Agents Association (president 1966-1968), Junior Chamber of Chamber (board directors 1963-1967). Lodges: Lions. (president 1974-1975).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: camping, water skiing, fishing.

Connections

Married Carol Ann Wiker, July 31, 1960. Children: Richard, Michael, Patricia.

father:
Robert Eugene Cole

mother:
Inez (Hearn) Cole

spouse:
Carol Ann Wiker

child:
Richard Cole

child:
Michael Cole

child:
Patricia Cole