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United States ambassador to Morocco

Samuel Louis Kaplan, United States ambassador to Morocco. Chairman reelection campaign senator Paul Wellstone, Minnesota, 1990, 1996; chairman presidential campaign John Kerry, Minnesota, 2004; president Minneapolis Jewish Federation, 1996—1998; board directors Wellstone Action; past board directors Harry Kay Charitable Foundation.

Background

Kaplan, Samuel Louis was born in 1936.

Education

Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting, with distinction, University Minnesota, 1957. Juris Doctor magna cum laude, University Minnesota, 1960.

Career

Founding partner, president Kaplan, Strangis & Kaplan, P.A., Minneapolis, 1978—2009. Co-founder Windsor Bancshares, Inc., 1988. Co-founder, president Banking Corporation Florida, 2002—2009.

United States ambassador to Kingdom of Morocco United States Department State, since 2009. Board directors Digital signal processing Group, Inc., 1991—1999, Vyyo Inc., since 1999, Piper Jaffray Companies.

Membership

Chairman reelection campaign senator Paul Wellstone, Minnesota, 1990, 1996. Chairman presidential campaign John Kerry, Minnesota, 2004. President Minneapolis Jewish Federation, 1996—1998.

Board directors Wellstone Action. Past board directors Harry Kay Charitable Foundation.

Connections

Married Sylvia Chessen Kaplan. 6 children.

spouse:
Sylvia Chessen Kaplan