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John Hunter Rodgers

John Hunter Rodgers, American lawyer. Bar: Texas 1969, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1973.


  • Rodgers, John Hunter was born on January 18, 1944 in Lubbock, Texas, United States. Son of James O'Donnell Rodgers and Dorothy (Ulin) Carpenter.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical, 1966. Juris Doctor, University Texas, 1969.


    • Attorney The Southland Corporation, Dallas, 1973-1979, general counsel, 1979-1991, secretary, 1987-1995, senior vice president, chief administrative officer, 1991-1993, executive vice president, chief administrative officer, 1993-1995. President Clairemead Corporation, 1996-2000. Senior vice president, general counsel, secretary American Pad & Paper Company, 1998-2000, president, 2000—2004.

      Principal J. Hunter & Associates, since 2003. Board directors Promising Youth Alliance, since 2009, chairman, 2009—2010, president, Chief Executive Officer, 2010.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Texas 1969, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1973.


    Denomination: Roman Catholic


    Member visual arts committee Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, 1985-1994, board directors student fund enrichment board, 1986-1994. Member executive committee Junior Achievement Dallas, 1988-1993. Member Dallas Citizens Council, 1992-1995.

    Board directors Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater Dallas, since 1998, vice chairman, 2003-2004, chairman, 2005-2007. National chair Tulane University Parents Council, 1997-1998. Trustee Goals for Dallas, 1991-1992.

    Board trustees The Science Place Museum, 2004-2006, Dallas Museum Nature and Science, since 2006. National board directors Boys and Girls Clubs American, 1993-1998. Member marketing committee Dallas Museum Art, 1994-1997.

    Captain Judge Advocate General Corps, United States Army, 1969-1973, Vietnam. Member American Bar Association, Texas Bar Association (council member Corporate Counsel section 1988), Dallas Bar Association, Southwestern Legal Foundation (advisory board International and Comparative Law Center, research fellow 1986-1994), National Association Convenience Stores (board directors 1993-1995).


    • Married Anne C. Smith, November 29, 1969. Children; Anne Elizabeth, Catherine Hunter.
    • father: James O'Donnell Rodgers Carpenter
    • mother: Dorothy (Ulin) Carpenter
    • spouse: Anne C. Smith
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    Born January 18, 1944
    (age 73)