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Ronald Pearce

Ronald Pearce was cosmetic company executive. Chairman board Dallas Lighthouse for the Blind, 1987.

Background

  • Pearce, Ronald was born on April 29, 1920. Son of Fernley Charles and Medora Kate (Lissenden) Pearce.

  • Education

    • Cambridge matriculation, Lindisfarne College, Ruabon, North Wales, United Kingdom, 1937.

    Career

    • Chief cashier Westminster Bank, Croydon, England, 1947-1948. Commercial officer British Consulate, Dallas, 1949-1952. Vice president World Gift Company, 1953-1963, Nelson Electronics, Dallas, 1963-1968.

      Stockbroker Walston & Company, 1968-1973. Director purchasing Mary Kay Cosmetics, Inc., 1973-1985. President Global Water Technologies, Inc., 1992-1995.

      Chairman board Alpha Aqua, since 1996, Concha Holdings Limited, since 2002. Flight lieutenant Royal Air Force, 1940-1946.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Chairman board Dallas Lighthouse for the Blind, 1987.

    Connections

    • Married Olive Stacey, April 4, 1942. Children: David Fernley, Jane Ryding Robertson.
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    Born April 29, 1920
    • 1937
      Lindisfarne College
    • 1947 - 1948
      Chief cashier, Westminster Bank
      England, Arkansas, United States
    • 1949 - 1952
      commercial officer, British Consulate
      Dallas, Texas, United States
    • 1953 - 1963
      vice president, World Gift Company
    • 1963 - 1968
      vice president, World Gift Company
      Dallas, Texas, United States
    • 1968 - 1973
      stockbroker, Walston & Company
    • 1973 - 1985
      director, purchasing Mary Kay Cosmetics
    • 1992 - 1995
      president, Global Water Technologies
    • 1996
      chairman, board Alpha Aqua
    • 2002
      chairman, board Alpha Aqua
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