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Wayland Freeman Blood Edit Profile

Financial company executive

Wayland Freeman Blood, American financial company executive. Delaware Republican State Convention, 1966-1968; trustee West Bloomfield Township, 1966-1970; member Planning Commission, 1966-1970, Gov's. Commission on Extension Northwestern Highway, 1975-1977. Served with United States Army, 1953-1955.

Background

Blood, Wayland Freeman was born on August 19, 1930 in Gloucester, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Wayland Potter and Katharine Day (Freeman) Blood.

Education

Bachelor, Hamilton College, 1953. Master of Business Administration, Columbia University, New York City, 1957.

Career

Portfolio manager Gulf Oil Corporation, Pittsburgh, 1957-1961, Chrysler Corporation, Highland Park, Michigan, 1961-1962. Manager Ford Motor Company, Dearborn, 1962-1970. Treasurer Ford Brazil, 1970-1973.

Assistant treasurer, then treasurer, vice president Ford Motor Credit Company, Dearborn, since 1974.

Membership

Delaware Republican State Convention, 1966-1968. Trustee West Bloomfield Township, 1966-1970. Member Planning Commission, 1966-1970, Gov's.

Commission on Extension Northwestern Highway, 1975-1977. Served with United States Army, 1953-1955.

Connections

Married Charlean Brooks, August 19, 1956. Children: David, Katharine, Cynthia, Daniel.

father:
Wayland Potter Blood

mother:
Katharine Day (Freeman) Blood

spouse:
Charlean Brooks

children:
David Blood

Katharine Blood

Cynthia Blood

Daniel Blood