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brokerage firm executive

John Vernon Morice Gibson, American brokerage firm executive. Chairman Shelby County Democratic Executive Committee, Memphis, 1975-1977; president Big Brothers and Big Sisters; senior warden St. John's Episcopal Church; board directors Economics Club Memphis, Memphis Literacy Council, Salvation Army. Member American Society Certified Planners. Lodges: Rotary.

Background

Gibson, John Vernon Morice was born on June 6, 1937 in Mount Kisco, New York, United States. Son of Robert Fisher and Alison (Morice) Gibson.

Education

Bachelor, University Virginia, 1959. Master of Regional Planning, Cornell University, 1962. Postgraduate, Florida State University, 1975.

Career

Director County Planning Commission, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, 1966-1969, director community renewal program, 1969-1971. Director division long range planning Graduate School of Planning Memphis State University, Memphis and Shelby County (Tennessee), 1971-1974. President Allied Business Brokers, Memphis, since 1976.

Membership

Chairman Shelby County Democratic Executive Committee, Memphis, 1975-1977. President Big Brothers and Big Sisters. Senior warden St. John's Episcopal Church.

Board directors Economics Club Memphis, Memphis Literacy Council, Salvation Army. Member American Society Certified Planners. Lodges: Rotary.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Skiing, tennis.

Connections

Married Margaret Byers, September 21, 1968 (divorced September 1981). Children: Jonathan, Dericka. Married Virginia Taylor, April 5, 1986.

father:
Robert Fisher Gibson

mother:
Alison (Morice) Gibson

spouses:
Margaret Byers

Virginia Taylor

children:
Jonathan Gibson

Dericka Gibson