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Oil company executive , accounting policy executive

Thomas Hal Dodson,, American oil company executive, accounting policy executive. Certified Public Accountant, Texas.


Dodson,, Thomas Hal was born on August 24, 1934 in Dallas, Texas, United States. Son of Thomas Hal and Mildred Julia (Dunbar) Dodson.


Bachelor of Business Administration, University Texas, 1955. Master of Business Administration, University Texas, 1956.


Various accounting positions, Humble Oil and Refining Company, 1956-1968;refining controller, Exxon United States of America, Houston, 1968-1969;manager finance reporting, Exxon Corporation, New York City, 1969-1971;assistant controller, Exxon International, New York City, 1971-1972;assistant controller, Esso Europe, London, 1972-1977;manager planning, budgets, Exxon Corporation, 1978-1980;manager accounting policy, Exxon Corporation, since 1980. Member accounting advisory council University Texas, Austin, 1970-1972. Member accounting advisory roundtable U. Tennessee, Knoxville, 1983-1986.


  • Certified Public Accountant, Texas.


President council American Church in London, 1974-1976. Clerk of session Presbyterian Church, New Providence, New Jersey, 1985-1988. Member Finance Accounting Standards Board (task force consols. project since 1982, pensions accounting implementation group 1985-1986, advisory group on joint ventures since 1987), Finance Executives Institute (commission on corporation reporting since 1982), American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: antique automobiles.


Married Jean Helen Burman, September 7, 1954. Children: Karen Lynn Dodson Arrington, Kathleen Diane Dodson Taylor, Brian Wayne.

Thomas Hal Dodson,

Mildred Julia (Dunbar) Dodson,

Jean Helen Burman

Karen Lynn Dodson Arrington Dodson,

Kathleen Diane Dodson Taylor Dodson,

Brian Wayne Dodson,