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manufacturing executive , worker

Tom Slade, American manufacturing executive, political organization worker. Recipient numerous public service awards. Member Florida House of Representatives, Tallahassee, 1962-1964, Florida Senate, 1966-1970; vice chairman Florida Tax and Budget Reform Commission, since 1990; member Florida High Speed Rail Commission, 1991; active in numerous political and civic organizations.

Background

Slade, Tom was born on March 13, 1936 in Albany, Georgia, United States.

Career

Owner Slade Gas Company, Jacksonville, Florida, 1958-1971. President General Environmental, 1971-1975, Slade & Company, Jacksonville, 1975-1980. President, owner Dozier & Jay Paint Company, Green Cove Springs, since 1980.

President Tidewater Consultant, since 1998.

Membership

Member Florida House of Representatives, Tallahassee, 1962-1964, Florida Senate, 1966-1970. Vice chairman Florida Tax and Budget Reform Commission, since 1990. Member Florida High Speed Rail Commission, 1991.

Active in numerous political and civic organizations.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Tennis, boating.

Connections

Son of T.H. and Flora Bell (Jackson) S. Divorced; children: Thomas, Jack, Jeff, Shad.

father:
T.H. Slade

mother:
Flora Bell (Jackson) Slade

children:
Thomas Slade

Jack Slade

Jeff Slade

Shad Slade