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The Art of Being Unreasonable: Lessons in Unconventional Thinking by Eli Broad

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Appendix

Eli Broad Career Highlights

Current Activities

The Broad Foundations; Founder
  The Eli and Edythe L. Broad Foundation 1967–
  The Broad Art Foundation 1984–

Business Career

Certified Public Accountant 1954–1956
Detroit Institute of Technology, Assistant Professor 1956
KB Home (formerly Kaufman and Broad Home Corporation); (NYSE: KBH)
  Cofounder, Chairman and CEO 1957–1989
  Chairman 1989–1993
  Chairman of Executive Committee 1993–1995
SunAmerica Inc. (formerly NYSE: SAI)
  Founder, Chairman and CEO 1989–2000
  Founder and Chairman 2001–2005
AIG Retirement Services, Inc. (NYSE: AIG) Chairman 1999–2005

Education

Central High School, Detroit, Michigan; graduated 1951
Michigan State University; graduated cum laude 1954
Bachelor of Arts: major Accounting, minor Economics

Professional

Beta Alpha Psi, Accounting Honorary 1953
Certified Public Accountant, Michigan 1956

Civic Activities

Center for the Study of the Presidency Board of Trustees 2007–
Smithsonian Institution, Board of Regents 2004–2009
Grand Avenue Committee
  Chair 2001–2007
  Co-Vice Chair 2007–2009
Americans for Gun Safety, Board of Advisors 2001–
Asia Society, Board of Trustees 1999–2004
Los Angeles Police Foundation
  Founding Board Member 1998–2002
  Advisory Board 2003–
Walt Disney Concert Hall
  Board of Directors 1998–2006
  Oversight Board of Directors, Chairman 1997–1998
  Campaign, Cochair 1997–1998
  Los Angeles ...

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