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Retail executive , company executive

Paul Massenna Thomas, American Retail executive, investment holding company executive. Avocations: photography, art collecting, fly fishing, wines. M C.


Thomas,, Paul Massenna was born on September 7, 1935 in Darby, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Paul Massenna Senior and Leota L. (Errett) Thomas.


Student, San Diego State University, 1953-1955;student, University California, various locations, 1955-1956, 78-70.


Partner, founder, Thomas Fletcher Nicol Company, San Diego, 1968-1980;president, founder, Sierra S.W. Companies, San Diego, since 1980;chairman, co-owner, National Theme Production, San Diego, since 1982;owner, managing partner, Thomas Jaeger Winery, San Diego, since 1988. Board directors, founder Rancho Santa Fe National Bank.


  • Avocations: photography, art collecting, fly fishing, wines.


Board directors Rancho Santa Fe Association, since 1988, president, 1990. Trustee, founding member Rancho Sante Fe Youth, Rancho Santa Fe Community Foundation. Trustee Rancho Santa Fe Little League, La Jolla Theater Arts Foundation, La Jolla Country Day School, Fountain Valley School, Colorado Springs.

Ruling elder Rancho Santa Fe Presbyterian Church. Member Confrerie des Chevaliers de Tastevin (La Jolla chapter). Clubs: Rancho Santa Fe Garden, Rancho Santa Fe Golf, Rancho Santa Fe Supper.

Lodges: Rotary (Paul Harris fellow), International Order St. Hubert (knight officer), Los Ancianos.


  • Other Interests

    Photography, art collecting, fly fishing, wines.


Married Eloise Whitney Fletcher, August 28, 1957. Children: Carolyn, Peter, James.

Paul Massenna Senior Thomas,

Leota L. (Errett) Thomas,

Eloise Whitney Fletcher

Carolyn Thomas,

Peter Thomas,

James Thomas,