Balancing a successful career in business and playwrighting, Don Oscarson has collaborated on numerous productions (Sand in Their Shoes, City of Joseph, My San Diego, Six Sent South). He has also spent much of his time serving the church serving as a bishop, stake president, regional representative, and patriarch, and counselor in the St. Louis Temple Presidency.
Endowed the R. Don and Shirley Oscarson Discovery Grants, College of Fine Arts and Communications, BYU
Honorary Vice Consul, Sweden
Air Intelligence Officer USAF
Salt Lake City, Utah
1st Counselor in St. Louis Temple Presidency
Brigham Young University, B.A. in Liberal Arts, 1954.Air Force intelligence officer from 1954 to 1956
Retired Sr Vice President of Marketing for major department store chains including May Company, Federated Department Stores, Gimbels and Kohls.
Current Director, Kohls Inc.--Illinois
President, Discovery LLC
President, Donsco Inc.
Member of BYU Alumni Board
Co-Chair of College Volunteer Leadership Council, College of Fine Arts and Communications, BYU
Co-Chair of Jesse and Amanda Knight Society, BYU
Member of President's Leadership Council, BYU
Public Relations Board, Philadelphia Orchestra
Board Member, Milwaukee Music Conservatory
St. Louis Chairman, National Alliance of Businessmen
Chair, St. Louis Symphony Orchestra Week