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Lawyer

Dwight C. Steele, American lawyer, specializing in the field of Environment Law, Labor Law, Semi-retired.

Background

Steele, Dwight Cleveland was born on January 23, 1914 in Alameda, California, United States. Son of Isaac Celveland Steele and Mirah Dinsmore Jackson.

Education

Bachelor of Arts California, Berkeley, 1935. Bachelor of Laws, Doctor of Juridical Science, University California, Berkeley, 1939.

Career

Vice president, manager Distributors Association of San Francisco, 1941-1946. President Hawaii Employers Council, Honolulu, 1946-1959. President, general counsel Lumber and Mill Employers Association, Oakland, California, 1961-1976, League to Save Lake Tahoe, 1976-1978 and from 89.

Chairman citizens advisory committee Bay Conservation and Development Company, San Francisco, from 1997. Chairman Citizens for Eastshore State Park, California, from 1986. Vice president Save San Francisco Bay Association, Berkeley, 1988-1991.

Achievements

  • Bar: California 1939.

Membership

Director Spirit of Stockholm Foundation, Nairobi, Kenya, 1975-1989, Planning and Conversation Foundation, Sacramento, 1975-1991, Eugene O'Neill Foundation, Walnut Creek, California, 1976-1981, Tahoe Baikal Institute, since 1991. Chairman Heart Fund Drive, Hawaii, 1959. Advisor Legislation Land Use Task Force, Sacramento, 1975-1977.

Member American Bar Association, Hawaii Bar Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Skiing, travel.

Connections

Married Alberta Evelyn Hill, October 19, 1940. Children: Diane Smith, Marilyn Steele.

father:
Isaac Celveland Steele

mother:
Mirah Dinsmore Jackson

spouse:
Alberta Evelyn Hill

child:
Diane Smith Steele

child:
Marilyn Steele