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Marc Leepson

Marc Leepson, American freelance/self-employed writer. Consultant Vietnam Veterans of American, since 1987, arts editor, columnist newspaper, since 1986; president advisory board Middleburg (Virginia) Library. Board, since 1995; board directors Young Men’s Christian Association of Loudon County, Leesburg, Virginia, since 1996. With United States Army, 1967-1969. Member National Book Critics Circuit, Washington Indiana Writers.

Background

  • Leepson, Marc was born on June 20, 1945 in Newark. Son of Arthur and Selma Ruth (Levin) Leepson.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, George Washington University, 1967. Master of Arts, George Washington University, 1971.

    Career

    • Staff writer Congressional Quarterly, Washington, 1976-1986. Freelance writer, since 1986.

    Works

    • Flag: An American Biography
    • The thirteen-stripe, fifty-star flag is as familiar an American icon as any that has existed in the nation's history.

    Membership

    Consultant Vietnam Veterans of American, since 1987, arts editor, columnist newspaper, since 1986. President advisory board Middleburg (Virginia) Library. Board, since 1995; board directors Young Men’s Christian Association of Loudon County, Leesburg, Virginia, since 1996.

    With United States Army, 1967-1969. Member National Book Critics Circuit, Washington Indiana Writers.

    Connections

    • Married Janna Lee Murphy, August 29, 1970. Children: Devin Patrick Murphy, Cara Rose.
    Marc Leepson
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    Born June 20, 1945
    (age 72)
    • 1967
      George Washington University
    • 1971
      George Washington University
    • 1976 - 1986
      Staff writer, Congressional Quarterly
      Washington, United States
    • 1986
      freelance writer