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Banker

Ronald Brown, American banker. With United States Naval Reserve, 1956-1959. Member of River Oaks Country (Houston); Royal and Ancient Golf (Scotland).

Background

Brown, Ronald was born on January 18, 1933 in Brownwood, Texas, United States. Son of Steve Edward and Sarah Helen (Davenport) Brown.

Education

Bachelor, Baylor University, 1954. Graduate, Southwestern University, Texas, 1966.

Career

With Republican National Bank of Dallas, 1959-1975, senior vice president, general manager London, 1970-1975. Chairman board, chief executive officer RepublicBank, Houston, 1976-1986. Managing director RepublicBank Corporation, 1982-1986.

Board directors Anadarko Petroleum corporation. President, vice chairman River Oaks Bank and Trust Companies, Houston, 1987-1991.

Religion

God gives us the Holy Spirit, and when we respond, there is no limit to what the grace of God is able to do in a human life.

Politics

The commitment of individual Christians to work for social and political change should be recognized as a fully legitimate form of Christian discipleship.

Views

God should be loved with hearts as well as with minds. To the best of their ability everyone needs to think things through in the light of reason. This means becoming aware of different points of view, and using his or her critical thinking to make sense of God's world.

Membership

With United States Naval Reserve, 1956-1959. Member of River Oaks Country (Houston). Royal and Ancient Golf (Scotland).

Connections

Married Elizabeth Rorah. Children: James Edward, David Martin.

father:
Steve Edward Brown

mother:
Sarah Helen (Davenport) Brown

spouse:
Elizabeth Rorah

child:
James Edward Brown

child:
David Martin Brown