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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.


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.