Party affiliation: Republican
Morris Shanks Blackistone, American public relations company executive. Recipient Special Achievement award General Services Administration, 1972, 73, 74, Community Service award Combined Federal Campaign, 1978. Member Maryland Society Associate Executives, Marine Trades Association Maryland (executive director since 1980.
Assistant press secretary United States Senator Richard Schweiker, Washington, 1969-1970. Confidential assistant General Services Administration, Washington, 1970-1978. President Master of Science Blackistone & Associate, Inc., Annapolis, Maryland, since 1978.
Director Advisory Council on Vocational Education, Annapolis, Annapolis Shipwrights Guild. Consultant in field.
Author: Signage, 1983, Glad to Hear Your Smile, 1985. Also articles. Vice president Peninsula Athletic League, Annapolis, since 1980. Member Chesapeake Bay Foundation, Annapolis, since 1980, Citizens Progam for Chesapeake Bay, Maryland, since 1983.
Executive committee Costal Resources Ad. Board, Maryland, since 1983.