Drayton McLane, III

Founder at McLane Group LP

Drayton McLane, III

Drayton McLane, III

Founder at McLane Group LP

Overview
Career Highlights

Texas Wholesale Grocers Association
RDM Commerce, Inc.
Houston Astros

RelSci Relationships

4197

Primary Location

Temple, TX, United States

Number of Boards

38

Birthday

07/22/1936 - Cameron, TX, United States

Age

84

Number of Awards

20

Estimated Net Worth

$1.9B

Interests

Tennis

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Member-Regents Board at Texas A&M University

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Vice Chairman at U.S. Advisory Commission on Public Diplomacy

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President, Chief Executive & Operating Officer at Scott & White Healthcare

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Chief Financial Officer at McLane Group LP

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President at Orthopaedic Trauma Association

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Chair, Department of Family Medicine at Scott & White Healthcare Foundation

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Chief Medical Officer at Baylor Scott & White Health LLC

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Chief Medical Officer at Scott & White Memorial Hosp & Scott, Sherwood & Brindley Fdn

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Professor at Texas A&M Health Science Center - College of Medicine

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Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer at Landry's, Inc.

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Drayton McLane, III
Founder at McLane Group LP
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Partner at McLane Group LP

McLane Group LP owns a grocery and food distribution network. It operates through its companies portfolio such ad Classic Foods, McLane Ford Dealership of Fredericksburg LLC, McLane Global, McLane Intelligent Solutions, McLane Ranch, and Sports in Action. The company was founded by Drayton McLane Jr. in 1992 and is headquartered in Temple, TX.

Education
MBA in Marketing
Class of 1959
Undergraduate Degree
Class of 1958

Baylor University, a private Christian university and a nationally ranked research institution, provides a vibrant campus community for more than 15,000 students by blending interdisciplinary research with an international reputation for educational excellence and a faculty commitment to teaching and scholarship.

Graduate
Class of 1954
Memberships
Member
Current

United Way of the Texas Gulf Coast, part of United Way Worldwide, is a company headquartered in Houston, TX. The firm provides support services to individuals & families.The company says this about itself: For more than 95 years, United Way of Greater Houston has been a leader and trusted partner in improving lives, tackling key community social issues, and making a lasting difference. Last year, United Way of Greater Houston touched the lives of nearly 2 million of our neighbors in the Bay Area and in Fort Bend, Harris, Montgomery, and Waller counties. United Way focuses on strengthening our community by developing children and youth to their full potential, creating strong families and safe neighborhoods, sustaining senior independence and rebuilding people’s lives in times of crisis. United Way of Greater Houston is the best way to make the biggest difference in our community.

Member
Prior

Greater Houston Partnership operates as a place for community-minded business leaders who want to be involved in Houston''s positive growth and influence the direction. The company was founded in 1840 and is headquartered in Houston, TX.

Career History
Founder
1992 - Current

McLane Group LP owns a grocery and food distribution network. It operates through its companies portfolio such ad Classic Foods, McLane Ford Dealership of Fredericksburg LLC, McLane Global, McLane Intelligent Solutions, McLane Ranch, and Sports in Action. The company was founded by Drayton McLane Jr. in 1992 and is headquartered in Temple, TX.

Founder
1958 - Current

McLane International LLC provides international trading and solution services. Its services include consolidating export containers worldwide, multi-llngual stickering program, expert logistics management, international trade show participation and the lady liberty brand. The company was founded by Drayton McLane in 1958 and is headquartered in Houston, TX.

Owner
Prior - 2011

Houston Astros Baseball Club /Private Group/ is a private company headquartered in the United States focused on investors,.

Boards & Committees
Director
1999 - Prior

Peapod LLC operates as an internet grocery store. It offers a range of products such as meat and seafood, deli items, prepared, natural and organic, kosher foods. The company was founded by Andrew B. Parkinson and Thomas L. Parkinson in 1989 and is headquartered in Chicago, IL.

Chairman, Board of Directors
1992 - 1993

McLane Co., Inc. engages in the wholesale distribution of groceries and non-food items. Its main business units include McLane Foodservice and McLane Grocer. The McLane Foodservice business unit provides supply chain and logistics services to quick service restaurants throughout the entire country. The McLane Grocery business unit provides supply chain and logistics services to convenience stores, mass merchants, drug stores and military locations throughout the entire country, including Alaska and Hawaii. The firm's other business units include McLane Home Office and McLane Information Systems. The McLane Home Office business unit supports various business units across the U.S. in performing their main function of meeting the needs of various customers and teammates. The McLane Information Systems business unit provides superior solutions in the design, development, operation and maintenance of systems and technology for McLane and its customers. The company was founded by Robert McLane in 1894 and is headquartered in Temple, TX.

Director
Prior

Texas Capital Bank, the principal subsidiary of Texas Capital Bancshares (NASDAQ: TCBI), is a commercial bank that delivers highly personalized financial services to Texas-based businesses. It recognizes the inherent link between business and personal wealth. So the firm created a full-service group to serve individuals, families and their business interests. By assembling the most experienced bankers in the state, Texas Capital Bank has created a new level of service excellence.

Chairman, Board of Trustees
2013 - Current

Baylor Scott & White Health LLC operates as a non-profit organization that provides healthcare services. It provides a full-range, inpatient, outpatient, rehabilitation and emergency medical services. It also operates a network of hospitals and academic medical centers. The organization was founded in 2013 and is headquartered in Dallas, TX.

Trustee
1993 - Current

The Cooper Institute operates a not for profit organization. It specializes in the scientific research of preventive medicine and public health. The company was founded by Kenneth H. Cooper in 1970 and is headquartered in Dallas, TX.

Member, Board of Visitors
Current

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center is one of the world’s most respected centers devoted exclusively to cancer patient care, research, education and prevention. It is located in central Houston in the Texas Medical Center. MD Anderson was created in 1941 as part of The University of Texas System. The institution is one of the nation’s original three comprehensive cancer centers designated by the National Cancer Act of 1971 and is one of 68 National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer centers today. U.S. News & World Report’s "Best Hospitals" survey has ranked MD Anderson as one of the nation’s top two cancer centers every year since the survey began in 1990.

Non-Profit Donations & Grants

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$10K - $25K
2015

The Cooper Institute operates a not for profit organization. It specializes in the scientific research of preventive medicine and public health. The company was founded by Kenneth H. Cooper in 1970 and is headquartered in Dallas, TX.

$5,000 - $10K
2012

The Military Child Education Coalition is a 501(c)(3) global, nonprofit leadership and advocacy organization focused on ensuring quality educational opportunities for millions of military- and veteran-connected children affected by mobility, transition, deployments and family separations.

$1,000 +
2010

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center is one of the world’s most respected centers devoted exclusively to cancer patient care, research, education and prevention. It is located in central Houston in the Texas Medical Center. MD Anderson was created in 1941 as part of The University of Texas System. The institution is one of the nation’s original three comprehensive cancer centers designated by the National Cancer Act of 1971 and is one of 68 National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer centers today. U.S. News & World Report’s "Best Hospitals" survey has ranked MD Anderson as one of the nation’s top two cancer centers every year since the survey began in 1990.

Political Donations
$1,000
2020

Senator from Texas

$2,500
2018

Representative from Texas's 8th Congressional District

$5,400
2018

Senator from Texas

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Former President & Chief Executive Officer at Baylor Scott & White Health LLC

Awards & Honors
Rank #1098
2017
Forbes Magazine - The World's Billionaires
Rank #959
2016
Forbes Magazine - The World's Billionaires
Rank #375
2015
Forbes Magazine - 400 Richest People in America
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