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Warren Randolph Pollard

transportation executive.

Warren Randolph Pollard, American transportation executive. Recipient Silver Beaver award Boy Scouts American. Member American Transit Association (president 1948-1949, director), United States, Richmond (director) chambers commerce, Virginias Srs. Golf Association, Chi Phi.; Mason.

Background

Pollard, Warren Randolph was born in 1898 in Jersey City. Son of Charles Edwin and Addie Drake (Moore) Pollard.

Education

Bachelor of Science in electrical engineering, Georgia Institute Technology, 1920.

Career

Student engineer General Electric Company, Schenectady, 1920-1922. Engineer Georgia Power Company, Atlanta, 1922-1923, supervisor auto equipment, 1933-1938, manager transportation, in charge streetcar, bus service, Atlanta, Augusta, Macon, Columbus, Rome, Georgia, 1938-1946. President Virginia Transit Company, Richmond, 1946-1964, Chairman of the Board, since 1964.

President, director United Transit Company. Director Central National Bank of Richmond, American Transportation Enterprises. Co-chairman American Red Cross campaign, Atlanta, 1945, campaign general, Richmond, 1949.

President Community Chest, 1951.

Membership

Member American Transit Association (president 1948-1949, director), United States, Richmond (director) chambers commerce, Virginias Srs. Golf Association, Chi Phi. Mason.; Clubs: Rotary (director), Commonwealth (Richmond).

Connections

Married Margie Belle Taylor, June 22, 1920. Children: Warren Randolph, Charles Alec.

father:
Charles Edwin Pollard

mother:
Addie Drake (Moore) Pollard

spouse:
Margie Belle Taylor

children:
Warren Randolph Pollard

Charles Alec Pollard