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Diversified corporate executive

Donald Charles Nelson, American diversified corporate executive. President, founder Copley (Ohio) Association Businessmen, 1977; board directors Goodwill Industries, Akron, since 1976. Served with United States Navy, 1944-1946. Member of Rotary (board directors Akron 1977-1980).

Background

Nelson, Donald Charles was born on December 1, 1926 in Akron, Ohio, United States. Son of John Harry and Anna Kristina (Jones) Nelson.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Akron, 1950.

Career

Personnel assistant Star Drill Machine Company, Akron, 1951-1952. Employee relations manager Quaker Oats Company, 1952-1958. President, chief executive officer P.R.G. Inc.

(formerly Medical Research Council Inc.), since 1958.

Membership

President, founder Copley (Ohio) Association Businessmen, 1977. Board directors Goodwill Industries, Akron, since 1976. Served with United States Navy, 1944-1946.

Member of Rotary (board directors Akron 1977-1980).

Connections

Married Jeanne Davis, August 19, 1949 (divorced September 1979). Children: Jeffrey, Debra, David, Julie, Jill, Diane, Drew. Married Patricia Ann Banks, January 2, 1981.

father:
John Harry Nelson

mother:
Anna Kristina (Jones) Nelson

spouse:
Jeanne Davis

spouse:
Patricia Ann Banks

child:
Jeffrey Nelson

child:
Debra Nelson

child:
David Nelson

child:
Julie Nelson

child:
Jill Nelson

child:
Diane Nelson

child:
Drew Nelson