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Securities trader and dealer

Mary Lou Hapner, American securities trader, writer. Recipient Spirit of Philanthropy award, 1997, 2009, Impact award for Enterprising Women, 2001, Arthritis Angel award, 2002, Rookie of Year award Arthritis Foundation, 2003.


Hapner, Mary Lou was born on November 9, 1937 in Fort Wayne, Indiana, United States. Daughter of Paul Kenneth Brooks and Eileen (Summers) Hapner.


Bachelor of Science with honors, Arizona State University, 1966. Master of Science, Arizona State University, 1967.


Stockbroker, Young, Smith & Peacock, Phoenix, Arizona, 1971-1976;vice president, Young, Smith & Peacock, Phoenix, Arizona, 1976-1989;vice president, Peacock, Hislop, Staley & Given, Phoenix, 1989-1990;1st vice president, Peacock, Hislop, Staley & Given, Phoenix, since 1990.


  • Avocations: golf, singing with concert choirs, writing poetry.



Chairman March of Dimes, Sun City, Arizona, 1983. Trustee St. Lukes, Phoenix, 1978. Member finance committee Young Women’s Christian Association, Phoenix, 1975.

Member dean's council of 100, Arizona State University College Business, 2000-2003. Chair budget committee Church of Beatitudes, Phoenix, member executive council, 1991. Board directors Arizona's Children Foundation, 1998.

Founder Arizona Biltmore Country Club Women's Organization, 1976, champion 1976-1983. Member Charter 100 (chair membership 1979-1981, president 1980, president 1982, vice president 1981, treasurer, membership chair 1995, vice president since 2003, chair 25th Anniversary 2004).


  • Other Interests

    Golf, singing with concert choirs, poetry.


Paul Kenneth Brooks Hapner

Eileen (Summers) Hapner