Chapter Meeting: Dan Parsons w/BBB

Event details

  • March 15, 2016
  • 5:30 pm
  • Cadillac Bar 1802 Shepherd Houston, TX 77007

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Dan Parsons with the Better Business Bureau (BBB). He will  be discussing perspectives from the BBB at the March Chapter meeting.

More about the speaker:

Dan Parson – The Better Business Bureau
Joined the Better Business Bureau of Greater Houston and South Texas in 1983; appointed President in 2002. Formerly served as: Director of Investigations, Vice President, Operations, Vice President, Government & Public Affairs, Executive Vice President

PRIOR CAREER & EDUCATION HISTORY:

  • Former News & Public Affairs Director at KODA Radio. Other radio news media work in Houston and Pittsburgh
  • 1976 Communications graduate of the University of Houston; prior journalism studies at Duquesne University-Pittsburgh
  • Graduate – Council of Better Business Bureau Executive Development Institute
  • Graduate – FBI Houston Citizens Academy
  • FBI Directors Citation for “Exceptional Service in the Public Interest” for work against telemarketing fraud.

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS:

  • Chairman – Houston Consumer Protection Group (coalition of 20 fraud-fighting government agencies)
  • President – Better Business Bureau Educational Foundation, Inc.

VOLUNTEER SERVICES:

– Musician at St. Vincent de Paul, St. Cecilia, and Saint Simon and Jude Catholic Churches

PERSONAL PROFILE:

  • Special Commissioner – Harris County Court of Law #4
  • City of Houston and Harris County Eminent Domain Proceedings
  • Former Grand Juror – 179th Criminal District Court-Harris County
  • A downtown Houston resident for 37 years
  • The Better Business Bureau