Donald W. Doyle, Jr. Chairman
Donald W. Doyle, Jr. has been the Chairman, CEO, and sole shareholder of Blanchard and Company, Inc., since October 1991, when he purchased the company from the Allegiance Capital Partners investment partnership. He was the company’s CEO prior to acquiring it, joining on June 30, 1988.
From 1993–95, Donald served as the Chairman of the Industry Council for Tangible Assets, and he served as President of the Coalition for Equitable Regulation and Taxation, which successfully supported legislation that allows individuals to hold gold in their IRAs. He was a partner in the New Orleans law firm of Doyle, Smith and Doyle from 1966 to 1980, and he served in the U.S. Marine Corps and left in 1970 with the rank of Captain after two tours of duty in Vietnam.
Donald attended the University of Notre Dame and Tulane University Law School, from which he received a J.D. degree with honors in 1966. He is a member of the American, Louisiana and New Orleans Bar Associations.