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Insurance company executive

Trent Allen Shepard, American insurance company executive. Bar: Illinois 1946. Chartered Life Underwriter. Board directors Bloomington Young Men’s Christian Association, Bloomington United Way Fund, Bloomington chapter American Cancer Society, Brokaw Hospital, Normal. With infantry Army of the United States, 1942-1944. Member Illinois Bar Association, Chartered Property and Casualty Underwriters, Chartered Life Underwriters.

Background

Shepard, Trent Allen was born on May 20, 1920 in Normal, Illinois, United States. Son of Lawrence Freeman and Mildred (Oster) Shepard.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Economics, University of Illinois, 1942;Bachelor of Laws, University of Illinois, 1945.

Career

President, trustee, Union Automobile Indemnity Association, Bloomington, Illinois, 1952-1985;president, trustee, Prairie State Farmers Insurance Association, Bloomington, 1952-1985;president, treasurer, director, Union Insurance Exchange, Bloomington, 1952-1985;founder, president, Chairman of the Board, American Union Life Insurance Company, Bloomington, 1961-1985;founder, president, Chairman of the Board, American Diversified Investors Fund Inc., Bloomington, 1964-1985. President, treasurer, director Farmers Deposit Company, Bloomington. Founder, president, treasurer Mid-American Finance Corporation, also board directors.

Achievements

  • Bar: Illinois 1946. Chartered Life Underwriter.

Membership

Board of directors Bloomington Young Men’s Christian Association, Bloomington United Way Fund, Bloomington chapter American Cancer Society, Brokaw Hospital, Normal. With infantry Army of the United States, 1942-1944. Member Illinois Bar Association, Chartered Property and Casualty Underwriters, Chartered Life Underwriters.

Connections

Married Myra Jane Rodgers, December 5, 1948. Children: Trent Allen, Karen Jane, Gregory Mark, Tracy Morgan.

father:
Lawrence Freeman Shepard

mother:
Mildred (Oster) Shepard

spouse:
Myra Jane Rodgers

child:
Trent Allen Shepard

child:
Karen Jane Shepard

child:
Gregory Mark Shepard

child:
Tracy Morgan Shepard