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Tommy Reckling
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Event co-chairs Tommy Reckling and Isla Reckling with Joseph Jornayvez and Isla McConn at the MFAH's 2010 Rienzi Society Dinner in Houston. Photo: George Ramirez Photography
Biography

Tommy Reckling is a retired businessman and a philanthropist.

Education:
Graduate of Rice University

Personal:
Married to Isla Reckling
Eight children -  Randa Roach, Christiana McConn, and Carol Goodman, Thomas IV "Cliffe" Reckling, StephenReckling, James Reckling, Thomas Kelly Reckling, and John Reckling

Background:
Following his graduation from Rice, he was commissioned as a Second Lieutenant in the United States Marine Corps and was assigned to the First Marine Air Wing in Phang Kong, South Korea, where he served for thirteen months.

Discharged in 1956 as a First Lieutenant, Mr. Reckling joined Anderson Clayton Company. After three years with the cotton company, he joined the investment firm of Harris Upham & Co. His accomplishments in the investment field attracted Schneider, Burnet, & Hickman to appoint him founding manager of their Houston office. Mr. Reckling was also co-owner of R & R Distributing Company of Brownsville, Texas, which distributed Coor's products for Cameron and Hildigo County. He also served on the board of the North Side State Bank in Houston.

Affiliations/Honors/Awards
President, Turner Charitable Trust
Media Coverage
Connections
1.Isla McConn
2.Isla Reckling
3.Jas Gundry
4.Joseph Jornayvez
Internal Links
1.Image Gallery: Museum of Fine Arts, Houston 2011 Grand Gala Ball
2.Image Gallery: Rienzi Spring Party
3.Image Gallery: MFAH National Gallery Exhibition Opening
4.Image Gallery: MFAH 2011 Rienzi Society Dinner
5.Image Gallery: Rienzi 2010 Spring Party
6.Image Gallery: MFAH 2010 Rienzi Society Dinner
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