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Holding company executive

Marshall Mc Donald, American holding company executive. Bar: Florida 1941, Texas 1949; Certified Public Accountant, Texas. With Army of the United States, 1941-1946. Member Alpha Tau Omega. Lodges: Masons.

Background

Donald, Marshall Mc was born on March 30, 1918 in Memphis, Tennessee, United States. Son of Marshall and Nadine (Hardin) McDonald.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Business Adminstrn, University Florida, 1939. Bachelor of Laws, University Florida, 1941. Master of Business Administration, University Pennsylvania, 1947.

Career

Accountant, Houston, 1947-1949; attorney, Houston, 1950-1952; treasurer, Gulf Canal Lines, 1953-1954; president Investment Company Houston, 1955-1958; vice president, Sinclair Oil & Gas Company, Tulsa, 1959-1961; vice president, general manager, Oil Recovery Corporation, Tulsa, 1962-1963; assistant to president, Pure Oil Corporation, Palatine, Illinois, 1964-1965; director affiliated companies, Union Oil Corporation, Los Angeles, 1966-1968; president, Sully-Miller Contracting Company, Los Angeles, 1968-1971; president, chief Executive officer, Florida Power & Light Company, Miami, 1971-1979; chairman, chief Executive officer, Florida Power & Light Company, Miami, 1979-1983; Chairman of the Board, Florida Power & Light Company, Miami, 1983-1986; president, chief Executive officer, Florida Power and Light Group, Inc. (parent company), Juno Beach, Florida, 1984-1988; Chairman, Board Of Directors, Florida Power and Light Group, Inc. (parent company), Juno Beach, Florida, 1988-1990; retired, Florida Power and Light Group, Inc.

(parent company), Juno Beach, 1990.

Achievements

  • Bar: Florida 1941, Texas 1949. Certified Public Accountant, Texas.

Membership

With Army of the United States, 1941-1946. Member Alpha Tau Omega. Lodges: Masons.

Connections

Married Florence Harris, January 10, 1952 (deceased November 1963). Married Lucille Smoak Collins, May 7, 1965 (deceased September 1980). Married Barbara Hatcher Poole, December 31, 1983.

Children: Mary Linda Caton, Charles M. Collins, Cynthia Langston, Marshall III, Roger Collins, Davis, James D.

father:
Marshall McDonald

mother:
Nadine (Hardin) McDonald

spouse:
Lucille Smoak Collins

spouse:
Florence Harris

spouse:
Barbara Hatcher Poole

child:
Roger Collins Donald

child:
Davis Donald

child:
Charles M. Collins Donald

child:
James D. Donald

child:
Mary Linda Caton Donald

child:
Marshall III Donald

child:
Cynthia Langston Donald