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Finance executive

Thomas Richards Coolidge, American finance executive. Bar: New York 1963. Founder, board directors, vice chairman Neighborhood Committee on Asphalt Green, 1969-1992; trustee Vincent Astor Foundation, 1972-1998, director Sala, Inc., 1974-1977. Lieutenant Armored Field Artillery United States Army, 1955-1957. Member American Bar Association, New York State Bar Association, Association Bar City New York.

Background

Coolidge, Thomas Richards was born on January 29, 1934 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Harold Jefferson and Helen Carpenter (Isaacs) Coolidge.

Education

Bachelor of Arts cum laude, Harvard University, 1955; Juris Doctor, Harvard University, 1960.

Career

Associate Carter, Ledyard & Milburn, New York City, 1960-1968, partner, 1968-1974. President Diebold Group, Inc. (consultant), 1974-1975.

Senior vice president Parsons & Whittemore, Inc., 1975-1982. Principal Stenbeck Group, 1982-1988. President Coolidge & Company, Inc., since 1982.

President, Chief Executive Officer Finn Sugar United States, Inc., Schaumberg, Illinois, 1988-1989. Founder, chair, Chief Executive Officer BioNebraska, Lincoln, 1989—2001. Director Sandvik, Inc., 1972-1982.

Founder, Chief Executive Officer Jefferson Pharmaceuticals, LLC, since 2003.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1963.

Membership

Founder, board directors, vice chairman Neighborhood Committee on Asphalt Green, 1969-1992. Trustee Vincent Astor Foundation, 1972-1998, director Sala, Inc., 1974-1977. Lieutenant Armored Field Artillery United States Army, 1955-1957.

Member American Bar Association, New York State Bar Association, Association Bar City New York.

Connections

Married Susan Lane Freiberg, May 8, 1965. Children: Laura Jefferson (deceased), Anne Richards, Thomas Lawrence.

father:
Harold Jefferson Coolidge

mother:
Helen Carpenter (Isaacs) Coolidge

spouse:
Susan Lane Freiberg

child:
Anne Richards Coolidge

child:
Thomas Lawrence Coolidge

child:
Laura Jefferson Coolidge (deceased)