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Donald Eugene Nickelson

Donald Eugene Nickelson, brokerage house executive. Chairman Harris County (Texas) March of Dimes, 1968; trustee Fletcher Jones Foundation; director Institute for Civil Justice. Member Securities Industry Association (director), Jonathon Club, Stock Exchange Club, New York Athletic Club, Recess Club, Ramada Club, Los Angeles Bond Club, New York Bond Club, Economic Club of New York, New York Bond Club, Petroleum Club, University Club.

Background

  • Nickelson, Donald Eugene was born on December 9, 1932 in Emporia, Kansas, United States. Son of Harry and Mildred B. (Nicholson) Nickelson.

  • Career

    • Manager Bache & Company, Beverly Hills, California, 1956-1964. Partner Albert Gallatin Edwards & Sons, St. Louis, 1964-1966. Senior vice president, director Paine Webber Jackson & Curtis, Los Angeles, 1967-1980, executive vice president, director, 1980-1981, president, chief executive officer, 1981-1984.

      President consumer markets Paine Webber Inc., 1986-1988. President Paine Webber Group, 1988-1990, director, since 1990. Former chairman Pacific Stock Exchange.

      Chairman Pacific Depository Trust. Director Chicago Board Options Exchange. Vice chairman Harbour Group Industries, Inc., since 1991.

      Chairman board Work Wear Corporation Inc. Board directors Wyndham Banking Company Inc., Hoover Group Inc., Motor Wheel Corporation, Braniff Inc., Peebles Inc., Harbour Group Ltd., Certified Public Accountant:10 Real Estate Investment Trust, Certified Public Accountant:11 Real Estate Investment Trust, Del Industries, Inc., Rapid Rack Industries, Selectide Corporation.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Lutheran

    Membership

    Chairman Harris County (Texas) March of Dimes, 1968. Trustee Fletcher Jones Foundation. Director Institute for Civil Justice.

    Member Securities Industry Association (director), Jonathon Club, Stock Exchange Club, New York Athletic Club, Recess Club, Ramada Club, Los Angeles Bond Club, New York Bond Club, Economic Club of New York, New York Bond Club, Petroleum Club, University Club.

    Connections

    • Married Barbara Ruth Fronterhouse, January 7, 1950 (divorced). Children: Marta, Nanci, Donny, Dana, Harry, Margaret, Elizabeth, James, Douglas.
    • father: Harry Nickelson
    • mother: Mildred B. (Nicholson) Nickelson
    • spouse: Barbara Ruth Fronterhouse
    • children: Marta Nickelson
    • Nanci Nickelson
    • Donny Nickelson
    • Dana Nickelson
    • Harry Nickelson
    • Margaret Nickelson
    • Elizabeth Nickelson
    • James Nickelson
    • Douglas Nickelson
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    Born December 9, 1932
    Nationality
    • 1956 - 1964
      Manager, Bache & Company
      Beverly Hills, California, United States
    • 1964 - 1966
      partner, A.G. Edwards & Sons
    • 1967 - 1980
      senior, Paine Webber Jackson & Curtis
      Los Angeles, California, United States
    • 1967 - 1980
      director, Paine Webber Jackson & Curtis
      Los Angeles, California, United States
    • 1986 - 1988
      president, consumer markets Paine Webber Incorporated
    • 1991
      vice chairman, Harbour Group Industries
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