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Richard Raymond Heath

Richard Raymond Heath was American investment company executive. Bar: Colorado 1954, California 1957, Arkansas 1973.

Background

  • Heath, Richard Raymond was born on June 22, 1929 in La Junta, Colorado, United States. Son of Perry Stanford and Genevieve Anabelle (Whitney) Heath.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Economics, University Colorado, 1951. Bachelor of Laws, University Colorado, 1954.

    Career

    • Member firm Neyhart & Grodin, San Francisco, 1957-1966. Deputy Peace Corps director Ivory Coast, 1966-1968. Director Ivory Coast, 1968-1969.

      Peace Corps director Mali, 1969-1972. Director Arkansas Department Financial and Administration. Also chief fiscal officer, commissioner revenues State of Arkansas, member governor's cabinet, 1972-1977.

      Director San Francisco International Airport, 1977-1981. Vice president, director marketing AIS, Inc., 1981-1984. Executive vice president, Chief Financial Officer United Bank, San Francisco, 1984-1985.

      Chairman, Chief Executive Officer National Business Resources Inc., 1985-1987. Partner Hakman & Company, Investment Bankers, 1987-2000. Chairman, Chief Executive Officer Podarok International, Inc., 1993-1996.

      Chairman, president Heath Management Services, 1994-2000. Chairman Laser Design International, LLC, since 1996. Chairman, Chief Executive Officer 1st California Business and Industrial Development Corporation, United Business Ventures.

      Board directors V-Ray Imaging, Inc. Vice chairman Multi-State Tax Commission, 1973-1974, chairman, 1976-1977, member executive committee, 1974-1977. Delegate Conference State Bar Delegates.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Colorado 1954, California 1957, Arkansas 1973.

    Membership

    Board directors, treasurer San Francisco Midsummer Mozart Festival, 1986-1992, chairman, 1999-2000. Member national board directors Coalition for a Democratic Majority, 1973-1976. Chairman board directors FORUM.

    Member conservative caucus national Tax Limitation Committee, since 1980. Member representative presidential task force Republican national Committee, 1980-1991. Member State Bar California, San Francisco Bar Association (past chairman industrial accident committee), San Francisco Lawyers Club, American, California trial lawyers associations, San Francisco Planning and Urban Renewal Association, National Parks Association, California Applicants Attorneys Association (vice president) Clubs: Little Rock Racquet, Little Rock Athletic, San Francisco Tennis (governor), Rotary International, World Trade.

    Connections

    • Married Arlene Newbrow, November 3, 1961.
    • father: Perry Stanford Heath
    • mother: Genevieve Anabelle (Whitney) Heath
    • spouse: Arlene Newbrow
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    Nationality
    • 1951
      University Colorado
    • 1954
      University Colorado
    • 1957 - 1966
      Member, firm Neyhart & Grodin
      San Francisco, California, United States
    • 1966 - 1968
      deputy Peace Corps director, Ivory Coast
    • 1968 - 1969
      director, Ivory Coast
    • 1969 - 1972
      Peace Corps director, Mali
    • 1972 - 1977
      also chief fiscal officer
    • 1977 - 1981
      director, San Francisco International Airport
    • 1981 - 1984
      vice president, marketing AIS
    • 1981 - 1984
      director, marketing AIS
    • 1984 - 1985
      executive, vice president
      San Francisco, California, United States
    • 1985 - 1987
      chairman, National Business Resources Incorporated
    • 1985 - 1987
      Chief Executive Officer, National Business Resources Incorporated
    • 1987
      partner, Hakman & Company
    • 1993 - 1996
      chairman, Podarok International
    • 1993 - 1996
      Chief Executive Officer, Podarok International
    • 1994
      chairman, Heath Management Services
    • 1994
      president, Heath Management Services
    • 1996
      chairman, Laser Design International
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