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Manufacturing executive

Jerry Summers Nix, American manufacturing executive. Named one of Outstanding Young Men of America, 1985. Vice chairman Guilford County Joint Historic Properties Commission, Greensboro, 1983-1985, 89—, chairman, since 1993; historian Town of Gibsonville, North Carolina, since 1986; chairman Gibson Beautification Commission, 1982-1983.

Background

Nix, Jerry Summers was born on April 20, 1955 in Greensboro, North Carolina, United States. Son of William Fred and Nellie Laura (Summers) Nix.

Education

Bachelor of Business Administration and Economics, University North Carolina, Greensboro, 1976.

Career

With, Crumpler's Antiques and Pottery, Inc., Thomasville, North Carolina, 1976-1978;general manager, Harris Johnson Industries, Inc., Greensboro, since 1978;vice president, Harris Johnson Industries, Inc., Greensboro, since 1988.

Religion

It is the person’s choice to be saved and one can fall from grace by not following God therefore losing salvation.

Politics

The diversity inside the Church should be respected and supported. Open debate within the Church on certain political and social issues should be encouraged.

Views

It is good for Christians with different approaches to the interpretation of the Bible to engage with each other and argue how the Bible should be applied to issues in our contemporary world.

Membership

Vice chairman Guilford County Joint Historic Properties Commission, Greensboro, 1983-1985, 89—, chairman, since 1993. Historian Town of Gibsonville, North Carolina, since 1986. Chairman Gibson Beautification Commission, 1982-1983.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: collecting antiques, restoring old structures.

Connections

father:
William Fred Nix

mother:
Nellie Laura (Summers) Nix