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James Thornton Hale, American university administrator. Named Volunteer of Year, Bay Area Young Men’s Christian Association, 1980, Outstanding Young Men of America, 1976-1978.

Background

Hale, James Thornton was born on August 21, 1944 in Jackson, Mississippi, United States. Son of James T. and Ruby (Brand) Hale.

Education

Bachelor of Business Administration, Sam Houston State University, 1967. Master of Business Administration, Sam Houston State University, 1971.

Career

Graduate fellow Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, Texas, 1969—1971. Business manager University Texas, San Antonio, 1971—1973. Vice chancellor University Houston, Clear Lake, since 1973.

Member Upper-Level Formula Committee Coordinating Board, Austin, Texas, since 1973. Advisory director Inter-1st Bank, Nassau Bay, N.A., since 1984. Member budget committee Clear Lake Economic Development Foundation, Houston, since 1984.

With United States Army, 1967-1969.

Membership

Treasurer, vice chairman board management Bay Area Young Men’s Christian Association, Houston, since 1975. Board directors Bay Area Museum, since 1985. Member of University Houston-Clear Lake Alumni Association (ex-officio director 1983), Southern Association State Senior College and University Business Officers, Texas Association State Senior College and University Business Officers, National Association State Senior College and University Business Officers, National Association Auxiliary Services, Association College and University Auditors, Optimist Club.

Connections

Married Paula L. Zeno, December 17, 1967 (divorced January 1978).

father:
James T. Hale

mother:
Ruby (Brand) Hale

spouse:
Paula L. Zeno