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Eleanor Boggs Shoemaker

Eleanor Boggs Shoemaker, American television production company executive.


  • Shoemaker, Eleanor Boggs was born on January 20, 1935 in Gulfport, Mississippi, United States. Daughter of William Robertson and Bessie Eleanor (Ware) Boggs.

  • Education

    • Student in protocol, Southeastern University, 1953. Student, George Washington University, Washington, 1956. Bachelor in Communications and Political Science with honrs, Goucher College, 1981.

      Postgraduate, Villanova University.


    • Feature writer Washington Times Herald, 1951-1954. Director Patricia Stevens Modeling Agency, Washington, 1955-1956. Free-lance model Julius Garfinkel, Woodward & Lothrop, 1951-1956.

      Research analyst Baltimore County Council, Towson, Maryland, 1980-1981. Feature news reporter Station WGCB-television, Red Lion, Pennsylvania, 1980-1999. Public speaker, protocol The Reliable Corporation, Columbia, Maryland, 1982-1986.

      Media consultant The Enterprise Foundation, 1985-1986. Faculty, television production and communication St. Francis Prep School, Spring Grove, Pennsylvania, 1985-1988. Owner Windswept Productions Company, Felton, since 1984.

      Marketing services coordinator Yorktowne, Inc., Red Lion, 1993-1995. Member conservation board Pennsylvania Parks and Recreation Society, since 1984. Producer The Pennsylvania County television Production, 1981.

      Producer, host Westar 4 Channel 9 half hour weekly news program Keystone Report.


    • Author: Parks, People, Preservation, and Public Policy, 2009. Author (producer) Gurdians of Freedom: Juroros and Jury Service, 2008. Producer The Pennsylvania County television Production, 1981, The Pennsylvania County television Production, 1981, documentary Human Rights: A Special Report, Station WGCB-television, 1989.

      Producer, host Westar 4 Channel 9 half hour weekly news program Keystone Report, 1990.


    Denomination: Roman Catholic


    Board directors York (Pennsylvania) County Parks and Recreation, 1972-1987, Young Women’s Christian Association, York, 1957-1982, History York, since 1990. Member executive committee York County Representatives, 1972-1982. Accreditation advisory committee York College of Pennsylvania.

    Instructor Young Women’s Christian Association Women in Politics. Founder, member Child Abuse Task Force, York, since 1983. Member select committee Pennsylvania Agricultural Zoning, 1988.

    Member steering committee York Forum, 1989-1996. Co-chairman Cross Mill Restoration, since 1987. Member Displaced Homemaker's Board, since 1989, president, since 1993.

    Board directors History York, 1990-1995. Founder, host Old Rose Tree Pony Club, since 1967. Chairman camp committee United States Pony Club Inc., 1973-1975.

    Chair Spring Valley County Park Task Force, 1972. Master of fox hounds Mistress Shoemaker's Hounds, since 1969. Master of beagles Mistress Shoemaker's Weybright Beagles, 1988-1996.

    Education chair Junior League of York, 1962-1970. Member American Polled Hereford Association, York Area Chamber of Commerce, York County Chamber of C. (publicity committee 1985-1990, agricultural business committee), Masters of Foxhounds Association.



    Foxhunting, beagling.


    • Married D. Shoemaker, April 9, 1955 (divorced 1987). Children: Daniel W. III, William Boggs.
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    Born January 20, 1935
    • 1953
      Southeastern University
    • 1956
      George Washington University
    • 1981
      Goucher College
    • 1951 - 1954
      Feature writer, Washington Times Herald
    • 1951 - 1956
      free-lance model Julius Garfinkel
    • 1955 - 1956
      director, Patricia Stevens Modeling Agency
      Washington, United States
    • 1980 - 1981
      research analyst, Baltimore County Council
      Towson, Maryland, United States
    • 1980 - 1999
      feature news reporter Station WGCB-television
      Red Lion, Pennsylvania, United States
    • 1982 - 1986
      public speaker
      Columbia, Missouri, United States
    • 1984
      owner Windswept Productions Company
      Felton, Delaware, United States
    • 1985 - 1988
      Spring Grove, Illinois, United States
    • 1985 - 1986
      media consultant, The Enterprise Foundation
    • 1993 - 1995
      marketing services coordinator, Yorktowne
      Red Lion, Pennsylvania, United States
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