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Donald W. Hicks, Sr.

Donald W. Hicks, Sr., councilman. Recipient Dallas Black Chamber Quest for Success award, 1991, Community and Economic Development award Oak Cliff Bible Fellwship, Juanita Craft Legal award National Association for the Advancement of Colored People-Dallas, A. Maceo Smith Legal award National Association for the Advancement of Colored People-Regional.

Background

  • Sr., Donald W. Hicks, was born on March 15, 1951.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Business Administration, University Houston, 1976. Juris Doctor cum laude, Texas Southern University, 1979. Postgraduate, Southern Methodist University.

    Career

    • Broker Texas Real Estate, 1981-1994. Associate tax attorney Office Chief Counsel-Internal Revenue Service, Office of Regional/District Counsel, San Francisco & Dallas. City councilman District 5 Dallas City Council, since 1992.

      Private practice law, mediator, to 2000. Attorney Bank of America, Dallas, since 2000.

    Works

    • Author (lecture series 2000) Vision of Dallas' Future, 1994.

    Membership

    Commissioner Dallas County Sheriff's Civil Service Commission. Executive director North Central Texas Council Governments. Vice chairman Dallas/Fort Worth Regional Film Commission.

    Chairman Minority/Women-Owned Business Enterprises Committee. Member Texas Association Black City Council Members (board directors), National League Cities (member community and economic development steering committee), Dallas Bar Association, JL Turner Legal Society (President award 1986), Greater Dallas Chamber of C.
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    Born March 15, 1951
    (age 66)