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Clergyman

Victor Lee Brown, Canadian clergyman. Member Utah Bicentennial Commission, chairman festival committee, 1975-1977; member general welfare services committee Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, member board education; trustee College Business Brigham Young University; member Utah Symphony Board; Member Beta Gamma Sigma.

Background

Brown, Victor Lee was born on July 31, 1914 in Cardston, Alberta, Canada. Son of Gerald S. and Maggie (Lee) Brown.

Education

Student, Latter-Day Saints Business College, University Utah. Special studies, University California, Berkeley.

Career

With, United Air Lines, 1940-1961;successively supervisor, reservations manager, United Air Lines, Washington, Chicagochief payload control, United Air Lines, Denvermanager space control, United Air Lines, 1956-1960;assistant to director reservations, United Air Lines, Chicago, 1960-1961;director, Beneficial Life Insurance Company2d counselor presiding bishopric, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1961-1972;presiding bishop, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, since 1972. President, Chairman of the Board Deseret Mutual Benefits Association, to 1978. Member Deseret Management Corporation, Deseret News Public Company.

President Hotel Utah Company, until 1982, Chairman of the Board, since 1982. Vice chairman Deseret Trust Company. Director Western Air Lines, O.C. Tanner Jewelry Company.

Membership

Member Utah Bicentennial Commission, chairman festival committee, 1975-1977. Member general welfare services committee Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, member board education. Trustee College Business Brigham Young University.

Member Utah Symphony Board. Member Beta Gamma Sigma.

Connections

Son of and Maggie (Lee) B. Married Lois A. Kjar, November 13, 1936. Children: Victor Lee, Gerald E., Joanne K., Patricia L., Stephen M.

father:
Gerald S. Brown

mother:
Maggie (Lee) Brown

spouse:
Lois A. Kjar

children:
Victor Lee Brown

Gerald E. Brown

Joanne K. Brown

Patricia L. Brown

Stephen M. Brown