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Donna Pearl Woolley Edit Profile

Timber and lumber company executive

Donna Pearl Woolley, American Timber and lumber company executive. Recipient Pioneer award University Oregon, 1982, Economics and Social Development awardSoroptimist Club, 1991.

Background

Woolley, Donna Pearl was born on January 3, 1926 in Drain, Oregon, United States. Daughter of Chester A. and Mona B. (Cheever) Rydell.

Education

Diploma, Drain High School.

Career

Secretary, Northern Life Insurance Company, Eugene, Oregon, 1943-1944;secretary, bookkeeper, D & W Lumber Company, Sutherlin, Oregon, 1944;secretary, bookkeeper, Woolley Logging Company & Earl Harris Lumber Company, Drain, 1944-1970;president, Woolley Logging Company, since 1970;president, Smith River Lumber Company, since 1970;president, Mount Baldy Mill, 1970-1981;president, Drain Plywood Company, 1970-1981;president, Woolley Enterprises, Inc., Drain, since 1973;president, Eagle's View Management Company, Inc., Eugene, since 1981.

Membership

Board directors Wildlife Safari, Winston, 1991, Oregon Community Foundation, Portland, 1990-1999, chair, 1997-1999. Board trustees Linfield College, McMinnville, University Oregon Foundation, Eugene, Oregon Trl. council Boy Scouts American, since 1980, World Forestry Center, Portland, 1990, Umpqua Community College Federation, 2001. Member Oregon Women's Forum, Pacific International Trapshooting Association, Amateur Trapshooting Association, Eugene C. of Chamber (board directors 1989-1992), Arlington Club, Town Club (board directors, president), Sunnydale Grange, Cottage Grove/Eugene Rod & Gun Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: golf, traveling.

Connections

Married Harold Woolley, December 27, 1952 (deceased September 1970). Children: Daniel, Debra, Donald.

father:
Chester A. Rydell

mother:
Mona B. (Cheever) Rydell

spouse:
Harold Woolley

child:
Daniel Woolley

child:
Debra Woolley

child:
Donald Woolley