logo logo

Nelkane Olga Benton

Nelkane Olga Benton, American broadcast executive. Recipient Certified of Achievement, ABC, Inc., 1977, 1979-1980.

Background

  • Benton, Nelkane Olga was born on June 15, 1935 in New York City. Daughter of Ruben and Olga Marie (Catchings) Benton.

  • Career

    • Press and record promoter Bing Crosby. Director community relations KABC/KIOS American Broadcasting, Inc., Los Angeles.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Former member Governor Reagan's Consumer Task Force. Member black advisory panel Southern California Gas Company. Consumer advisory panel Pacific Bell.

    Board directors Los Angeles Beaut. Member of Consumer Credit Counselors (director), Public Interest Radio and television Educational Society (vice president), Women in Communications.

    Connections

    • Married Thomas J. Hill, June 1, 1979. Children: Donna, Marie.
    See on larger map
    Born June 15, 1935

    Award