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Malcolm Thomson

Malcolm Thomson, American financial advisor. Named one of Outstanding Young Men of America, 1973.

Background

  • Thomson, Malcolm was born on November 13, 1938 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. Son of David R. and Sarah Rose (Seligman) Thomson.

  • Education

    • Diploma, Maimonides College, Winnipeg, 1957. Student, University Manitoba, 1957. Bachelor, Roosevelt University, Chicago, 1958.

      Student, Hebrew Theological College, Skokie, Illinois, 1959. Master of Arts, Columbia University, 1968. MHL, Jewish Theological Seminary, New York City, 1962.

      Rabbi, Jewish Theological Seminary, New York City, 1964.

    Career

    • Associate rabbi Laurelton Jewish Center, New York City, 1964-1966. Senior rabbi Temple Sholom, Greenwich, Connecticut, 1966-1981. Finance advisor, partner Sanford C. Bernstein & Company, New York City, since 1981.

    Works

    • Author: Minha L' Shabbat v Havdallah, 1972 (Solomon Schechter award 1972), Kiddush Levanah, 1974 (Solomon Schechter award 1974), Bicentennial Book of Prayer, 1976. Editor: Homage to Peace, 1980. Contributor articles to professional journals.

      Host, co-producer "Are You Running with Me" WGCH radio, 1967-1974.

    Membership

    Member Greenwich Arts Council, Greenwich, Connecticut, 1984, numerous committees, 1984-1987, Town of Greenwich Board of Ethics, since 1974, Greenwich Mews Advisory Bd, 1970-1983. Chaplain Greenwich Police Dept, 1966-1981. Board directors Greenwich chapter American Red Cross, 1968-1974, Greenwich Community Council, 1970-1972.

    Member board governors National Conference Soviet Jewry, since 1987. Member Rabbinical Assembly of America, Greenwich Jewish Federation, United Synagogue of America, Synagogue Council of America Clubs: Canadian (New York ), Innis Arden (Old Greenwich).

    Connections

    • Married Joan Lewis (divorced 1974). Children: Keith J., Elliot R. Married Barbara Parker.
    • father: David R. Thomson
    • mother: Sarah Rose (Seligman) Thomson
    • spouses: Joan Lewis
    • Barbara Parker.
    • children: Keith J. Thomson
    • Elliot R. Thomson
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    Born November 13, 1938
    Nationality
    • 1957
      Maimonides College
    • 1957
      University Manitoba
    • 1958
      Roosevelt University
    • 1959
      Hebrew Theological College
    • 1968
      Columbia University
    • 1962
      Jewish Theological Seminary
    • 1964
      Jewish Theological Seminary
    • 1964 - 1966
      Associate, rabbi Laurelton Jewish Center
    • 1966 - 1981
      senior, rabbi Temple Sholom
      Greenwich, United Kingdom
    • 1981
      finance advisor, Sanford C. Bernstein & Company
    • 1981
      partner, Sanford C. Bernstein & Company
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