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Roger Carlyle Smith, American copper company executive. Served with Army of the United States, 1946-1948. Member of Quadrangle (Princeton, New Jersey); Woodway Country (Darien, Connecticut); University (New York City).


Smith, Roger Carlyle was born on December 11, 1927 in Cleveland. Son of Bradford Bixby and Marilyn (Maw) Smith.


AB, Princeton University, 1950. Master of Business Administration, Harvard University, 1952.


Assistant to financial vice president Motorola, Inc., 1952-1956, credit manager, 1958-1960, assistant treasurer, 1960-1965, treasurer, 1965-1969, vice president, treasurer, 1969-1971. Vice president, director Motorola International Development Corporation, 1968-1970, president, director, 1970-1971. Manager consumer products financing Motorola Finance Company, 1956-1957, assistant general manager, 1957-1958.

Vice president finance Phelps Dodge Corporation, since 1971, treasurer, 1974-1979. Director City Printing Incorporated, New York Haven. Board directors American Bureau Metal Statistics, chairman board directors, 1981-1983.


Served with Army of the United States, 1946-1948. Member of Quadrangle (Princeton, New Jersey). Woodway Country (Darien, Connecticut).

University (New York City).


Married Nell Becherer, March 19, 1955. Children: Roger Jeffrey, Jennifer Nell, Stuart Becherer.

Bradford Bixby Smith

Marilyn (Maw) Smith

Nell Becherer

Roger Jeffrey Smith

Jennifer Nell Smith

Stuart Becherer Smith