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John Hunter Rodgers, American lawyer. Bar: Texas 1969, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1973.


Rodgers, John Hunter was born on January 18, 1944 in Lubbock, Texas, United States. Son of James O'Donnell Rodgers and Dorothy (Ulin) Carpenter.


Bachelor, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical, 1966. Juris Doctor, University Texas, 1969.


Attorney The Southland Corporation, Dallas, 1973-1979, general counsel, 1979-1991, secretary, 1987-1995, senior vice president, chief administrative officer, 1991-1993, executive vice president, chief administrative officer, 1993-1995. President Clairemead Corporation, 1996-2000. Senior vice president, general counsel, secretary American Pad & Paper Company, 1998-2000, president, 2000—2004.

Principal J. Hunter & Associates, since 2003. Board directors Promising Youth Alliance, since 2009, chairman, 2009—2010, president, Chief Executive Officer, 2010.


Member visual arts committee Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, 1985-1994, board directors student fund enrichment board, 1986-1994. Member executive committee Junior Achievement Dallas, 1988-1993. Member Dallas Citizens Council, 1992-1995.

Board directors Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater Dallas, since 1998, vice chairman, 2003-2004, chairman, 2005-2007. National chair Tulane University Parents Council, 1997-1998. Trustee Goals for Dallas, 1991-1992.

Board trustees The Science Place Museum, 2004-2006, Dallas Museum Nature and Science, since 2006. National board directors Boys and Girls Clubs American, 1993-1998. Member marketing committee Dallas Museum Art, 1994-1997.

Captain Judge Advocate General Corps, United States Army, 1969-1973, Vietnam. Member American Bar Association, Texas Bar Association (council member Corporate Counsel section 1988), Dallas Bar Association, Southwestern Legal Foundation (advisory board International and Comparative Law Center, research fellow 1986-1994), National Association Convenience Stores (board directors 1993-1995).


Married Anne C. Smith, November 29, 1969. Children; Anne Elizabeth, Catherine Hunter.