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Manufacturing company executive

Margaret Jean Gowans, American manufacturing company executive. Certified Public Accountant, Texas.

Background

Gowans, Margaret Jean was born on October 29, 1958 in Cleveland. Daughter of James Arthur and Gertrude Elizabeth (Glynn) Gowans.

Education

Bachelor, Baldwin-Wallace College, 1980. Master of Business Administration, Incarnate Word College, 1989.

Career

Senior finance accountant, Diamond Shamrock Corporation, Dallas, 1982-1983;accounting supervisor, D.S. Coal Company, Lexington, Kentucky, 1983-1985;senior finance analyst, Diamond Shamrock R & M Company, San Antonio, 1985-1988;senior finance specialist, Diamond Shamrock, Inc., San Antonio, 1988-1989;manager finance, Diamond Shamrock, Inc., San Antonio, 1989-1990;vice president administration, Industrial Lubricants Company, San Antonio, 1990-1992;manager development, Diamond Shamrock, Inc., San Antonio, 1992;president, Integrated Product Systems, San Antonio, 1993;manager investor relations, Diamond Shamrock, San Antonio, since 1994.

Achievements

  • Certified Public Accountant, Texas.

Membership

Member United Way committee Diamond Shamrock, San Antonio, 1990-1992. Member bookstore committee Concordia Lutheran Church, since 1992. Member executive women's golf league.

Member American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants, Diamond Shamrock Professional Organization Women (vice president programs 1993), Alpha Xi Delta Alumnae Association (philanthropy chairman 1993, president since 1994).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, volleyball, volunteer work, traveling.

Connections

father:
James Arthur Gowans

mother:
Gertrude Elizabeth (Glynn) Gowans