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Dean A. McGee

Kerr-McGee Corporation

1954 - 1983

Utilities & Energy

1950 b. 1904
male
EducationOneDegree
UndergraduateUniversity of Kansas
Personal
Born-Died1904 - 1989
BirthplaceKansas (KS)
RaceWhite
FatherOwner, Small Business
Era - 1950

McGee, reputed to be one of the most brilliant petroleum biologists of his generation and a skilled manager, built a $1 billion+ energy company and pursued an aggressive diversification plan. Under his tenure, Kerr-McGee achieved a significant position in the production and marketing of fertilizers.