Jack Hales Edit Profile
Bachelor of Business Administration, Pan American U., 1957. Certified Public Accountant, Texas.
Certified Public Accountant, Texas Staff accountant R.J. Welch, Certified Public Accountant, Weslaco, Texas, 1956-1960. Partner Welch, White & Company, Weslaco, 1961-1985, Hales, Bradford & White, Weslaco, 1985-1987, president Hales, Bradford & White Personal Computer, Weslaco, Brownsville and Harlingen, Texas, 1987-1988, partner Hales, Bradford & Allen, Certified Public Accountant, 1989. Vice president, board director Seal Produce Company, Pharr, Texas, 1975-1985.
Secretary-treasurer board directors Rio Valley Canning Company, Donna, Texas, 1992. Treasurer, board directors Mid Valley Elementary School, Weslaco, 1979-1984, Magic Valley Pizza Inc., McAllen, Texas, 1986. Board directors United Fund, 1963.
With United States Air Force, 1951-1953. Named Boss of Year Weslaco Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1979.
The state should not use its authority to promote particular religious beliefs, nor should it require prayer or worship in the public schools. However, the state should leave students free to practice their own religious convictions.
Member Weslaco Chamber of C., Valley College of C., Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association, National Assn.Tax Practitioners, American Institute Certified Public Accountant's, Texas Society Certified Public Accountant's, American Accounting Association, American Taxation Association.
Married Lula Mae Ivey, October 8, 1954. Children: Jack Robert, Pat Lawrence, Lynn Candise, Richard Allen.