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computer company executive

Roy Lee King, American computer company executive. Board directors Easter Seal, Tulsa, 1983-1984, United Way, Tulsa, 1983-1984, Charity Golf Classic, Tulsa, 1984, Children's Medical Center, Tulsa, 1984; Member American Management Association, Computer and Communications Industry Association Clubs: Southern Hills.

Background

King, Roy Lee was born on December 30, 1935 in Elk City, Oklahoma, United States. Son of Clarence Edgar and May (Phelps) King.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Oklahoma State University, 1959.

Career

Marketing representative, Nalco Chemical Company, Tulsa, 1960-1963;district manager, Nalco Chemical Company, 1963-1968;director national accounts, Telex Computer Products, Inc., Tulsa, 1968-1970;senior vice president, Telex Computer Products, Inc., Tulsa, 1973-1983;executive vice president, Telex Computer Products, Inc., Tulsa, since 1983;vice president, general manager, Telex Canada, Toronto, Ontario, 1970-1973.

Achievements

  • Avocations: golf; boating.

Religion

A mature Christian can reach a state where the love of God reigns supreme in the heart. No one can be perfect in an absolute way, as God is. But it is possible to be perfect in love to God.

Politics

People sometimes argue that involvement in political life involves getting our hands dirty, so is something Christians should avoid. But God is present in everything, including political institutions.

Views

It is human responsibility to innovate, sponsor, and evaluate new forms of community living that will encourage development of the fullest potential in individuals.

Membership

Board directors Easter Seal, Tulsa, 1983-1984, United Way, Tulsa, 1983-1984, Charity Golf Classic, Tulsa, 1984, Children's Medical Center, Tulsa, 1984. Member American Management Association, Computer and Communications Industry Association Clubs: Southern Hills.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: golf; boating.

Connections

Married Winifred Louise Sumner, August 26, 1961. Children– Susan, Kristopher, Angela.

father:
Clarence Edgar King

mother:
May (Phelps) King

spouse:
Winifred Louise Sumner

children:
Susan King

Kristopher King

Angela King