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Garland Parker Asher

investment holding company executive

Garland Parker Asher, American Investment holding company executive. Board of directors Tarrant County Society Crippled Children and Adults, 1978-1987; member board associate Randolph-Macon College, 1986-1992. Member Institute Chartered Finance Analysts, Finance Executives Institute, Newcomen Society, Commanderie de Bordeaux.

Background

Asher, Garland Parker was born on September 6, 1944 in Richmond, Virginia, United States. Son of Harry Garland and Margie Gregory (Duke) Asher.

Education

Bachelor in Political Science, Randolph-Macon College, 1967;Master of Business Administration in International Finance, University of Pennsylvania, 1970.

Career

Financial analyst Ford Motor Company, Dearborn, Michigan, 1970-1971. Assistant vice president research Kidder Peabody & Company, Incorporated, New York York City, 1971-1977. Director finance planning Tandy Corporation, Fort Worth, 1977-1986.

Vice president, Chief Financial Officer InterTAN, Inc., Fort Worth, and Brussels, Belgium, 1986-1991. Vice president administration and Chief Financial Officer Intelligent Electronics, Exton, Pennsylvania, 1991-1992. President G. Parker Holdings Inc., Fort Worth, since 1992.

Board directors Craddock Allied Corporation, Fort Worth.

Membership

Board of directors Tarrant County Society Crippled Children and Adults, 1978-1987. Member board associate Randolph-Macon College, 1986-1992. Member Institute Chartered Finance Analysts, Finance Executives Institute, Newcomen Society, Commanderie de Bordeaux.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: wine, oriental carpets.

Connections

Married Elizabeth Tinkham Deszyck, June 29, 1968. Children: Elaine Tinkham, Timothy Duke.

father:
Harry Garland Asher

mother:
Margie Gregory (Duke) Asher

spouse:
Elizabeth Tinkham Deszyck

children:
Elaine Tinkham Asher

Timothy Duke Asher