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consultant , Investment banker

Howard McKeldin Tucker, American investment banker, consultant. Chartered Financial Analyst., 1965.


Tucker, Howard McKeldin was born on April 1, 1930 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Howard Newell and Bessie Draper (McKeldin) Tucker.


Bachelor, University Virginia, 1954. Postgrad., New York University, 1956. Master of Business Administration, Stern School.


With J.P. Morgan & Company, 1954—1961, Mackall & Coe, Washington, 1961—1969, Legg Mason & Company, Washington, 1969—1979, Government Research Corporation/National Journal, 1979—1982, Potomac Asset Management, 1982—1991. Partner, managing director Capital Insights Group, Washington, 1992—2001. With Skillsmith, LLC, 2002—2005.

Member task force balance-of-payments United States.Treasury Department, 1967-1972. Consultant County Natwest (Washinton Analysis Corporation), 1985-1990. Board directors Monarch Enterprises, Inc., Uniflight, Inc., Science Management Associates, Inc., Jeffrey Bigelow Associates United States of America Nica Wind Power.

With United States Naval Reserve, 1950-1956.


  • Chartered Financial Analyst., 1965.


  • Other Work

    • Author: Literature in Medicine, In Memoriam, Michael Halberstam, Doctor of Medicine 1984. Book reviewer Washington Post. Contributor articles to professional journals.


Director Washington Area Council Churches, 1962-1965. Vestryman Christ Episcopal Church, Georgetown, 1962-1965. Member chapter Washington National Cathedral, 1966-1972.

Delegate Virginia Republican Convention, 1968. Trustee National Cathedral School for Girls, 1972-1978. Chairman Missionary Development Fund Episcopal Diocese District of Columbia, 1974.

Co-director Andover-Exeter Washington Intern Program, 1976-1986. Co-organizer United States-German Parliamentary Exchange, 1980-1982. Observer Organization of European Cooperation and Development, 1980-1982.

Special overseas visitor Australian Government, 1982. Patron West Europe program Woodrow Wilson Center, 1985-1986. Board directors American Horticultural Society, 1998-2008.

Member of Finance Analysts Federation, Washington Society Investment Analysts, National Economists Club, Dumplings (Jamestown, Rhode Island), Alexandria Seaport Foundation, Cogswell Society, History Alexandria Foundation, Old Dominion Boat Club, National Press Club, Naval and Military Club London, Georgetown Visitation Tennis Club, Saints and Sinners Club, Beta Theta Pi.


Married Julia Merrell, February 1, 1952 (div. 1975); children: Deborah, Mark, Alexander, H. David. Married Megan Evans, August 17, 1979.

Howard Newell Tucker

Bessie Draper (McKeldin) Tucker

Julia Merrell

Megan Evans

Deborah Merrell Tucker

Mark Merrell Tucker

Alexander McKeldin Tucker

Howard David Tucker