Gerald Leon Pearson Edit Profile
Graduate, Trimont (Minnesota) High School, 1943.
Treasurer, Trimont Packing Company, 1946-1952;
vice president, Spencer Foods, Iowa., 1952-1968;
president, chief Executive officer, Spencer Foods, Iowa., 1969-1980;
Chairman of the Board, chief Executive officer, Spencer Foods, Iowa., 1972-1980;
chairman, Beef Specialists of Iowa Inc., 1983-1994. Board directors Graffaloy, Inc., El Cajon, California, director applied member technical, Minnetonka, Minnesota. Chairman, Chief Executive Officer World Champions of Golf Inc.
Owner Brooks Golf Club, Okoboji, Iowa.
President Pearson Art Foundation. Board directors Bethany College, Lindsborg. Commissioner National Museum American Art-Smithsonian Institution, 1995-1999.
Founder International Center for Jazz Foundation With United States Navy, 1943-1946. Member Swedish Royal Roundtable, Swedish Council American (board directors).
Married Beverly Mary Schultz, November 10, 1946. Children: Steven, Perry, Liecia.