Crowell School of Business Mentor Program Director, Biola University
Harold Taber, Jr. was a corporate leader in the beverage industry for more than 35 years. Harold Taber, Jr. is on the board of directors for Hansen Natural Corporation in Corona, and served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Hansen Beverage Co. until his retirement in 1997. He is the former Group President and Chief Operating Officer for Coca-Cola Bottling Co. of Los Angeles. He serves as the director of mentoring for the MBA program at Biola University, where he is also chair of the advisory board and executive assistant to the dean of the Crowell School of Business. Taber earned a bachelor's degree in Business Administration from the University of California, Berkeley, and studied in post-graduate business executive programs at Harvard University, Stanford University and the Kellogg School of Management. He has been active on the board of Amigos de Los Niños for more than 20 years. He served in the United States Navy, where he attained the rank of Lieutenant JG and served in Vietnam. He belongs to the National League of POW/MIA Families (the brother of his wife, Judie, is MIA in Vietnam) and the Vietnam Veterans of America.