Francis Dwight Jabara Edit Profile
Bachelor of Science, Oklahoma State University, 1948. Master of Business Administration, Northwestern University, 1949.
Faculty, Wichita (Kansas) State University, 1949-1989;
associate professor accounting, Wichita (Kansas) State University, 1954-1959;
professor, Wichita (Kansas) State University, 1959-1989;
head department, Wichita (Kansas) State University, 1962-1964;
dean College Business Administration, Wichita (Kansas) State University, 1964-1971;
Wichita Society Accts. Distinguished professor business, Wichita (Kansas) State University, 1971-1989;
founder, director Center for Entrepreneurship, Wichita (Kansas) State University, 1977-1989;
president, Jabara Ventures Group, since 1989;
chairman, Jabara Family Foundation. Board directors Non-Player Character International, Commerce Bank of Wichita, Sheplers, Inc., Midwest Grain Products.
Chairman, Board Of Directors Kansas Coliseum Corporation. Chairman Kansas delegation to White House Conference, 1986.
Member Governor Kansas Advisory Board to Board Accountancy, 1962-1986. Founder ProejctHope&E. Member AICPA, Kansas Society Certified Public Accountants, Wichita Chamber of Commerce, Rotary, Alpha Kappa Psi, Beta Alpha Psi, Phi Kappa Phi, Alpha Tau Omega.
Son of Farris George and Helen (Hourany) J. M. Geri Ablah, December 30, 1956. Children: Leesa, Lori, Harvey F.G.
1964 - 1971
1977 - 1989
Jabara Hall, Wichita State University, dedicated 1997. Uncommon Citizen, Wichita Area Chamber of Commerce, 2003.