Place 2 - Don Hisle

Photo of Don Hisle Don Hisle has served on the LISD school board, as well as in various officer and leadership capacities, since 1996.

Hisle joined IBM in 1966, beginning his 30-year tenure with the company overseeing the manufacturing strategies and business models in the division’s global markets. Upon retirement, Hisle became an entrepreneur and private investor in the housing industry. He was appointed to the LISD Board in August 1995.

Don and his wife of 50 years, Ruth, have two children who graduated from Leander High School and six grandchildren, five of whom attended LISD schools. A new addition will attend in the future.

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