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David Gaines Short

David Gaines Short, American food company executive. Bar: Texas 1964. Member American Bar Association, State Bar Texas.


  • Short, David Gaines was born on April 29, 1939 in Abilene, Texas, United States. Son of D. Gaines and Christine (Boyd) Short.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Texas Technology University, 1961. Juris Doctor, University Texas, 1964.


    • With Texas Securities Board, 1964-1968;with Texas Securities Board, Securities and Exchange Commission, 1968;counsel, Eppler, Guerin & Turner, Inc. (investment bankers), Dallas, 1968-1974;secretary, Campbell Taggart. Inc., Dallas, 1975-1980;vice president, secretary, general counsel, Pizza Inn, Inc., Dallas, 1980-1986;vice president, general counsel, Thank God It's Friday Friday's Inc., 1986-1990;vice president, secretary, general counsel, Romacorp, Inc., Dallas, since 1990;vice president, secretary, general counsel, Skippers, Inc., Bellevue, Washington, since 1993;vice president legal, secretary, general counsel, Non-Player Character International, Inc., Dallas, Kansas, since 1993.


    Member American Bar Association, State Bar Texas.


    • Married Ingrid Moody, June 6, 1964. Children: Michael, Christopher, Melissa.
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    Born April 29, 1939