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Grace Herring Carpenter

Grace Herring Carpenter, American securities firm executive. Named Regional Manager of Year, Thomson McKinnon Securities, 1984. Member of Society Advancement Management (president 1977-1978), Charlottesville Albermarle Chamber of Commerce (vice president 1980, chairman 1982), White Shrine Club, Order Eastern Star Club.

Background

  • Carpenter, Grace Herring was born on August 19, 1935 in Hazelton, West Virginia, United States. Daughter of Harold Clayton and Mabel Virginia (Niner) Herring.

  • Education

    • A.Bus., Davis & Elkins College, 1957.

    Career

    • With accounting department Davis Memorial Hospital, Elkins, West Virginia, 1956—1961. Account executive Wyllie & Thornhill, Inc., Charlottesville, Virginia, 1968—1971, Mason & Lee, Charlottesville, 1971—1976, Wheat First Securities, Charlottesville, 1979—1989, branch manager, 1983—1988. Vice president, associate manager Davenport & Company of Virginia, Inc., Charlottesville, since 1989.

      President Charlottesville Family Y, 1974—1976, United Way Virginia, 1991—1992. Member advisory committee business technical Piedmont Community College, 1978. Secretary-treasurer Greater Charlottesville Area Development Corporation, 1980—1984.

      Vice president Thomas Jefferson Area United Way, 1980—1983, president, 1986. Member advisory board, chair college foundation, chairman Piedmont Virginia Community College, 1993—1994.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Member of Society Advancement Management (president 1977-1978), Charlottesville Albermarle Chamber of Commerce (vice president 1980, chairman 1982), White Shrine Club, Order Eastern Star Club.

    Connections

    • Married Norman Eugene Carpenter, April 1, 1956.
    • father: Harold Clayton Herring
    • mother: Mabel Virginia (Niner) Herring
    • spouse: Norman Eugene Carpenter
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    Born August 19, 1935
    Nationality
    • 1957
      Davis & Elkins College
    • 1956 - 1961
      With accounting, department Davis Memorial Hospital
      Elkins, West Virginia, United States
    • 1968 - 1971
      account executive, Wyllie & Thornhill
      Charlottesville, Virginia, United States
    • 1971 - 1976
      account executive, Wyllie & Thornhill
      Charlottesville, Virginia, United States
    • 1979 - 1989
      account executive, Wyllie & Thornhill
      Charlottesville, Virginia, United States
    • 1989
      vice president, manager Davenport & Company of Virginia
      Charlottesville, Virginia, United States
    • 1989
      associate, manager Davenport & Company of Virginia
      Charlottesville, Virginia, United States

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