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Walton O. Head

insurance company executive

Walton O. Head, American insurance company executive. Decorated Legion of Merit. Served lieutenant colonel United States Army Air Force, 1942-1946.; Member American Judicature Society, American Institute Property and Liability Underwirters, American, Texas, Dallas bar associations, International Association Insurance Counsel.

Background

Head, Walton O. was born on June 5, 1909 in Stephenville, Texas, United States. Son of William Burres and Lulu Rose (O’Hara) Head.

Education

Bachelor of Arts cum laude, Dartmouth, 1929. Bachelor of Laws with highest honors, University Texas, 1932.

Career

Admitted to Texas bar, 1932. Associate Worsham Rollins, Burford, Ryburn & Hincks, Dallas, 1932-1936. With Employers Casualty Company, 1936-1972, director 1938-1972, president, 1962-1972, Chairman of the Board, 1967-1972.

With Employers National Inc. Company, 1954-1972, director, 1954-1972, president, 1962-1972, Chairman of the Board, 1967-1972. Director Employers National Life Insurance Company, 1961-1972, president, 1962-1972, Chairman of the Board, 1967-1972.

With Texas Employers Insurance Association, 1936-1972, director, 1956-1972, president, 1962-1972, Chairman of the Board, 1967-1972.

Membership

Served lieutenant colonel United States Army Air Force, 1942-1946. Member American Judicature Society, American Institute Property and Liability Underwirters, American, Texas, Dallas bar associations, International Association Insurance Counsel.

Connections

father:
William Burres Head

mother:
Lulu Rose (O’Hara) Head