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Lewis Ray Hobbs

Lewis Ray Hobbs, American merchandise executive. Board director First Church of the Nazarene, Rogers, since 1986; chairman United Way, 1988-1989.

Background

  • Hobbs, Lewis Ray was born on October 21, 1955 in Fort Smith, Arkansas, United States. Son of Jack Ray Hobbs.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Business Administration, College of the Ozarks, 1977. Postgraduate, Walton Institute of Retailing.

    Career

    • With store management Wal-Mart Stores, various, 1975-1983, district manager field supervision Kansas City, 1984-1985, regional vice president field supersivion Arkansas, Tennessee, Missouri, Kentucky, Illinois, Christian Science, Georgia and Alabama, 1985-1988, vice president divisional mechandise manager general office, since 1988. Contest judge Students in Free Enterprise, since 1988. Teacher Management Application School for Store Managers Wal-Mart, 1989-1990.

    Membership

    Board director First Church of the Nazarene, Rogers, since 1986. Chairman United Way, 1988-1989.

    Personality

    Interests

    Hunting, fishing, sport shooting, softball, basketball.

    Connections

    • Married Debra May Soard, July 8, 1955. 1 child, Amanda Jo.
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    Born October 21, 1955
    (age 61)
    • 1977
      College of the Ozarks
    • 1975 - 1983
      With store management, Wal-Mart Stores