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Real estate executive

John Joel Flake, American real estate executive. Recipient of Roger W. Babson scholar, Babson College, Babson Park, Massachusetts, 1972; award Big Brothers Foundation, Little Rock, 1976. President Arkansas Symphony Orchestra Society, Little Rock, 1984-1985, Downtown Partnership, Little Rock, 1987-1988. Member Greater Little Rock Chamber of Commerce (chairman 1987-1988), Arkansas Real Estate Association, National Association Realtors.

Background

Flake, John Joel was born on January 31, 1948 in Little Rock. Son of Leon and Margerite (Simpson) Flake.

Education

AB, University of Illinois, 1970;Master of Business Administration in Corporation Finance, Babson College, 1972.

Career

Manager credit department, Commercial National Bank, Little Rock, 1972-1973;realtor, Barnes, Quinn, Flake & Anderson, Little Rock, 1973-1979;chairman, president, Flake, Tabor, Tucker, Wells and Kelley, Inc., Little Rock, since 1979. Board directors 1st Commercial Bank, Little Rock, Arkansas Power & Light Company, Little Rock, The Phillips Companies, Little Rock Airport Commission.

Membership

President Arkansas Symphony Orchestra Society, Little Rock, 1984-1985, Downtown Partnership, Little Rock, 1987-1988. Member Greater Little Rock Chamber of Commerce (chairman 1987-1988), Arkansas Real Estate Association, National Association Realtors.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: snow skiing, hunting.

Connections

Married Karen Elizabeth Goodhart, June 27, 1970. Children: Jessica, Rebecca.

father:
Leon Flake

mother:
Margerite (Simpson) Flake

spouse:
Karen Elizabeth Goodhart

child:
Jessica Flake

child:
Rebecca Flake