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Frances Fish Tompkins

Frances Fish Tompkins, American, Australian investment company executive. Member of Tobe Coburn Alumni (New York City) (chairman archives committee 1985), Finch.

Background

  • Tompkins, Frances Fish was born on April 13, 1939 in Logan, West Virginia, United States. Daughter of Joseph Theodore and Charlotte (Blackman) Fish.

  • Education

    • Associate of Arts, Finch College, 1957. Graduate, Tobe Coburn School Fashion Careers, 1959.

    Career

    • President Raven Mining Equipment Company, Logan, 1961—1974. Vice president Nationwide Mining Equipment Company, 1960—1970. Partner Mining Equipment Exchange, since 1965.

      Director Mialla Realty Company, since 1972, J.T. and C.B. Fish Foundation, Logan, since 1970. Member women's division board directors Jewish Guild Blind, New York City, since 1964, chairman annual luncheon, 1971, 81, board directors, since 1979, chairman annual journal, 1979. Chairman ERTE 90th Birthday Celebration & Art Auction, 1983.

      Member various fund raising committees and chairman various functions Park Avenue Synagogue, New York City, since 1959, member annual art sale committee, 1960—1972, chairman 1st annual ball, 1977. Member fund raising committee Juv. Diabetes Foundation New York Chapter, since 1980.

      Benefit committee Mount Sinai Medical Center, since 1982, Council Beautiful Israel, 1985. Active member American Cancer Society, since 1962. Delegate New York County Democratic Committee, since 1982.

      Assistant campaign manager, judicial candidate New York State Supreme Court, 1966. Active various campaigns congress, state and city offices. Campaign manager judicial candidate, 81.

      Advisor to 6 judicial candidates, since 1982.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Judaism

    Membership

    Member of Tobe Coburn Alumni (New York City) (chairman archives committee 1985), Finch.

    Personality

    Interests

    Travel, theater, interior decorating.

    Connections

    • Married Harold Tompkins, June 28, 1959. 1 child Laurence Alan Fish.
    • father: Joseph Theodore Fish
    • mother: Charlotte (Blackman) Fish
    • spouse: Harold Tompkins
    • child: Laurence Alan Fish Tompkins
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    • 1957
      Finch College
    • 1959
      Tobe Coburn School Fashion Careers
    • 1960 - 1970
      vice president, Nationwide Mining Equipment Company
    • 1961 - 1974
      President, Raven Mining Equipment Company
      Logan, Utah, United States
    • 1965
      partner, Mining Equipment Exchange
    • 1970
      director, Mialla Realty Company
      Logan, Utah, United States
    • 1972
      director, Mialla Realty Company