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George L. Shinn

AKA George Latimer Shinn

Born: 12-Mar-1923
Birthplace: Newark, OH
Died: 16-Dec-2013
Location of death: Scarborough, ME
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Business

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: CEO of First Boston, 1975-83

Military service: USMC (Capt., 1943-46)

Father: Leon Powell Shinn
Mother: Bertha Florence Latimer
Wife: Clara LeBaron Samson (m. 21-May-1949, d. 2010, four daughters, one son)
Daughter: Deborah
Daughter: Amy
Daughter: Martha
Daughter: Sarah LeBaron Shinn
Son: Andrew Lee Shinn

    University: AB, Amherst College (1948)
    Administrator: Trustee, Kent Place School, Summit, NJ (1966-73)
    Administrator: Trustee, Pingry School, Martinsville, NJ (1977-79)
    Administrator: Trustee, Amherst College (as Chairman, 1973-)

    Kelso & Company
    First Boston CEO (1975-83)
    Merrill Lynch President and COO (1973-75)
    Merrill Lynch Vice Chairman (1970-73)
    Merrill Lynch EVP (1969)
    Merrill Lynch VP, New York City (1964-69)
    Merrill Lynch VP, Philadelphia (1960-64)
    Merrill Lynch (1948-60)
    Member of the Board of New York Stock Exchange (1977-?)
    Member of the Board of American Stock Exchange (1970-74)
    Member of the Board of Credit Suisse First Boston
    Member of the Board of First Boston (1976-88, as Chairman, 1976-83)
    Member of the Board of Kelso & Company
    Member of the Board of New York Life
    Member of the Board of The New York Times Company (1978-?)
    Member of the Board of Phelps Dodge
    Member of the Board of Superior Oil
    Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching Trustee (1976-)
    National Humanities Center Trustee
    New York Philharmonic Trustee
    Research Corporation Board of Directors (1975-?)
    Rockefeller Family Trust Trustee
    United Hospital Fund (NYC) Chairman (1973-74)
    Wildcat Service Corporation Trustee

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