William Russell Raiford Edit Profile
Bachelor of Science, United States Military Academy, 1952.
Various positions International Business Machines Corporation Corporation, New York City, Wisconsin, and Washington, 1957-1964, administrative assistant to president Federal Systems division Washington, 1963-1964. With Ferris & Company, 1964-1970, manager investment advisory department, 1968-1970. Investment counselor, partner Loomis-Sayles Company, Inc., 1970-1981, vice president, 1974-1981.
President Asset Management International, Inc., 1981-1985. Senior manager portfolio Shearson Lehman Hutton (formerly E.F. Hutton & Company), since 1985. Lecturer University Maryland, 1965-1969.
Board directors First American Bank Maryland, 1976-1988.
Chairman Northwest Trades and Industries of Metropolitan Washington Cancer Drive, 1965. Democratic precinct chairman, Montgomery County, Maryland, 1964-1966. Safety chairman Presidential Inaugural Ball Committee, 1965.
Chairman board Washington Chamber Orchestra, 1978-1980. Second lieutenant C.E., United States Army, 1952-1957. Member West Point Society Washington (governor 1962-1967, 1973-1977, past president, treasurer, secretary), North Carolina Society of the Cincinnati (member standing committee since 1967), Society Cincinnati (secretary 1967-1971, member finance committee since 1968, board directors since 1967), Mensa, Intertel.
Clubs: Cosmos, Army and Navy, University (member house committee 1971-1974, board admissions 1973-1977, governor 1977-1979).
Married Mary Chase Berger, April 7, 1956. Children: Richard Renz, David Shepherd, William Postell.