After being one of the co-founders of Capital Management, James Dondero stepped into the position of President. The company has now teamed up with a prominent philanthropic leader named Linda Owen. Formerly, she served the Woodall Rodgers Park Foundation as their President. This addition will give the company a strategic direction regarding the expansion of their programs for philanthropic and charitable giving. Linda Owens has accepted the position as the manager of charitable giving.
James Dondero realized Capital Management required a professional with experience and dedication to properly manage the company’s philanthropic efforts. He believes Ms. Owen will make certain their contributions achieve the biggest possible impact for the causes they have pledged to support. James Dondero stated she is the perfect fit for the philanthropic role. She has an extensive knowledge of Dallas in combination with an incredibly effective track record. Ms. Owen possesses the necessary experience to form the partnerships that will allow the company to have an important community impact.
Highland Capital makes contributions exceeding $3 million to charitable organizations each year including education, health care, causes for veterans, and the community of Dallas. Some of their local beneficiaries include the Perot Museum of Nature and Science, the George W. Bush Presidential Library, the Center for Brain Health, the American Heart Association, Snowball Express, the Dallas Zoo, Uplift Education, and numerous additional charities.
James Dondero has an admirable passion and commitment for charitable work and is constantly looking for new and exciting ways to support charities of worthy causes. He has been responsible for finding the solutions to the difficulties many nonprofit organizations are facing. The help he has provided has been both thoughtful and dedicated.
Linda Owen began her career working for a law firm as a real estate associate. She was educated at the University of Texas and earned her BA in Economics. She continued her education at the university and additionally earned her JD. Her career has been focused on providing help for philanthropic associations including the Crystal Charity ball, The Family Place, and the Dallas Assembly.