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David Stephen Wolff

David Stephen Wolff, American investments and real estate development executive. Chairman board Houston Parks Board, 1988-1990; board directors Houston Economic Development Council, 1985-1987, Houston Chamber of Commerce C., 1984-1985, Harris Galveston Coastal Subsidence District, 1976-1978; vice president Houston Grand Opera, 1978-1984; trustee Amherst College, since 1991. Member The Urban Land Institute, Coronado Club, Nantucket Yacht Club.

Background

  • Wolff, David Stephen was born on September 18, 1940 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Leo and Carolyn (Hirsch) Wolff.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Amherst College, 1962. Master of Business Administration, Harvard University, 1964.

    Career

    • Vice president Brookhollow Corporation, Dallas, 1965-1970. Partner Wolff, Morgan & Company, Houston, 1970-1985. Chairman.bd., president Wolff Companies, since 1985.

      Chairman board Dominion Jaguar-Volvo, since 1989.

    Membership

    Chairman board Houston Parks Board, 1988-1990. Board directors Houston Economic Development Council, 1985-1987, Houston Chamber of Commerce C., 1984-1985, Harris Galveston Coastal Subsidence District, 1976-1978. Vice president Houston Grand Opera, 1978-1984.

    Trustee Amherst College, since 1991. Member The Urban Land Institute, Coronado Club, Nantucket Yacht Club.

    Personality

    Interests

    Cattle ranching, horse farming.

    Connections

    • Married Mary Edna Crawford, December 28, 1972. Children: Carolyn Crawford, Elizabeth Brooke.
    • father: Leo Wolff
    • mother: Carolyn (Hirsch) Wolff
    • spouse: Mary Edna Crawford
    • children: Carolyn Crawford Wolff
    • Elizabeth Brooke Wolff
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    Nationality
    • 1962
      Amherst College
    • 1964
      Harvard University
    • 1965 - 1970
      Vice president, Brookhollow Corporation
      Dallas, Texas, United States
    • 1970 - 1985
      partner, Wolff
      Houston, Texas, United States