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Dwight Phelan Smith

Dwight Phelan Smith, American public relations executive. member board Lone Star Transportation; Served to lieutenant (junior grade) United States Navy, 1967-1969.; Member Public Relations Society An., National Investor Relations Institute, Dallas Advertising League.

Background

  • Smith, Dwight Phelan was born on June 7, 1945 in St. Paul. Son of William M. and Anne Warren (Stringer) Smith.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Southern Methodist University, 1967.

    Career

    • Journalist, United Press International, 1967, 69. Communications director Metropolitan Dallas, National Alliance Businessmen, 1972. Director corporation communications Hydrometals, Inc., Dallas, 1972-1976.

      Account executive, then vice president Hill and Knowlton, Inc., Dallas, 1976-1979, senior vice president, manager, since 1979, manager Southwest region, since 1984. Trustee, Catholic Foundation Dallas, since 1980. Vice chairman Dallas Transit Board, 1975-1977.

      Member board Lone Star Transportation Authority, 1979-1980.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Member board Lone Star Transportation. Served to lieutenant (junior grade) United States Navy, 1967-1969. Member Public Relations Society An., National Investor Relations Institute, Dallas Advertising League.

    Connections

    • Children– Anne Blair, McNeil Stringer.
    • father: William M. Smith
    • mother: Anne Warren (Stringer) Smith
    • children: Anne Blair Smith
    • McNeil Stringer Smith
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    Born June 7, 1945
    (age 72)
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