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William Norman Temple

Foundry executive

William Norman Temple, American foundry executive. Served to 1st lieutenant United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1955-1957. Member Wildcat Cliffs Country Club, Old Overton Club.

Background

Temple, William Norman was born on December 21, 1932 in Texarkana, Texas, United States. Son of Herbert William and Kathleen May (Twyman) Temple.

Education

Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting, University Mississippi, 1955.

Career

Cost analyst United States Steel Corporation, Fairfield, Alabama, 1957-1961, internal auditor, 1961-1965. Accounting supervisor positions United States Pipe and Foundry Company, Birmingham, 1965-1969, controller, 1969-1971, president Southeastern Bolt and Screw division, 1971-1972, president Fastener and Special Products division, 1973-1974, vice president, 1973-1974. Vice president, group executive Walter Industries, Inc., Tampa, Florida, 1974-1991, senior vice president group executive, since 1991.

President, chief operating officer United Land Corporation, Birmingham, since 1990, United States Pipe and Foundry Company, Birmingham, since 1993.

Membership

Served to 1st lieutenant United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1955-1957. Member Wildcat Cliffs Country Club, Old Overton Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Golf, hunting, tennis, reading.

Connections

Married Nancy Caroline Pennington, May 29, 1955. Children: Nancy Carol, William Norman Junior, Alan Moore.