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Gerald Thomas Parks

Gerald Thomas Parks, business executive. Bar: Washington 1969. Trustee The Bush School, 1992—1995; Member of Sheet Metal & Air Conditioning Contractors of Western Washington, Inc. (director 1989-1992, president 1994-1995), Washington State Bar Association, Seattle Tennis Club, Seattle Yacht Club.

Background

  • Parks, Gerald Thomas was born on February 25, 1944 in Tacoma. Son of Gerald Thomas and Elizabeth (Bell) Parks.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Political Science, University Washington, 1966. Juris Doctor, University Oregon, 1969.

    Career

    • Associate Graham & Dunn, 1972—1977. Partner, 1977—1982; sole practice, since 1982. Secretary, treasurer Holaday-Parks Fabricators, Inc., 1972—1978.

      Vice president, general manager Holaday-Parks, Inc., 1978—1984. President, ceo, 1984—1998. Chairman, ceo, since 1998.

      Lieutenant United States Navy, 1969-1972.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Washington 1969.

    Membership

    Trustee The Bush School, 1992—1995. Member of Sheet Metal & Air Conditioning Contractors of Western Washington, Inc. (director 1989-1992, president 1994-1995), Washington State Bar Association, Seattle Tennis Club, Seattle Yacht Club.

    Connections

    • Married Susan Simenstad Parks, July 22, 1967. Children: Julie, Christopher. Married Bonny Kay O'Connor, January 15, 1979.

      Children: Garrett, Adrienne.
    • father: Gerald Thomas Parks
    • mother: Elizabeth (Bell) Parks
    • spouses: Susan Simenstad Parks
    • Bonny Kay O'Connor
    • children: Julie Parks
    • Christopher Parks
    • Garrett Parks
    • Adrienne Parks
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    Born February 25, 1944
    (age 73)
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