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William Henry McMurren

construction executive

William Henry McMurren, American construction executive. Member of Public Works History Society (trustee), Moles, Beavers (president, director), Society of America Military Engineers (director), American Bureau Shipping, Capitol Hill (Washington), Hillcrest Country (Boise).

Background

McMurren, William Henry was born on October 20, 1927 in Ontario, Oregon, United States. Son of Serene Elbert and Louise (Baker) McMurren.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, Texas Advertising & Marketing University, 1950.

Career

With Morrison-Knudsen Company, Inc Company, Boise, Idaho, since 1955, executive vice president, 1969—1972, president, Chief Executive Officer, 1972—1984, chairman, Chief Executive Officer, since 1984, also director. Director 1st National Bank, Boise, Albertson's, Inc., Boise, Westinghouse Electric Corporation, Pittsburgh. With Army of the United States, 1945-1946, with Army of the United States, 1950-1953.

Membership

Member of Public Works History Society (trustee), Moles, Beavers (president, director), Society of America Military Engineers (director), American Bureau Shipping, Capitol Hill (Washington), Hillcrest Country (Boise).

Connections

Married Carlyn Dorothy Stenberg, October 17, 1953. Children: Catherine Lynn, John Henry.