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William Lewis Mainwaring

William Lewis Mainwaring, American publishing company executive, author.

Background

  • Mainwaring, William Lewis was born on January 17, 1935 in Portland, Oregon, United States. Son of Bernard and Jennie (Lewis) Mainwaring.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University Oregon, 1957. Postgraduate, Stanford University, 1958.

    Career

    • With Salem (Oregon) Capital Journal, 1958-1976, editor, public, 1962-1976. Public Oregon Statesman, 1974-1976. President Statesman-Journal Company, Inc., Salem, 1974-1976, Westridge Press, Ltd., since 1977.

      President, officer, director MediAmerica, Inc., Portland, since 1981, Chief Executive Officer, 1988—1991. Board directors MediAmerica, Inc.

    Works

    • Author: Exploring the Oregon Coast, 1977, Exploring Oregon's Central and Southern Cascades, 1979, Exploring the Mount Hood Loop, 1992, Government, Oregon-Style, 1996, review edition, 1997, 99.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    President Salem Beautification Council, 1968, Marion-Polk County United Good Neighbors, 1970, Salem Social Services Commission, 1978-1979, Salem Hospital Foundation, 1978-1981, Marion History Foundation, 2002-2003. Second lieutenant Army of the United States, 1958. Captain Reserve Retired.

    Member Salem Area Chamber of Commerce (president 1972-1973), Oregon Symphony Society Salem (president 1973-1975), Salem City Club (president 1977-1978), Sigma Chi.

    Connections

    • Married Mary E. Bell, August 18, 1962. Children: Anne Marie, Julia Kathleen, Douglas Bernard.
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    Born January 17, 1935
    • 1957
      University Oregon
    • 1958
      Stanford University
    • 1958 - 1976
      With Salem (Oregon) Capital Journal
    • 1962 - 1976
      With Salem (Oregon) Capital Journal
    • 1974 - 1976
      president, Statesman-Journal Company
      Salem, New Hampshire, United States
    • 1974 - 1976
      public Oregon Statesman
    • 1977
      president, Statesman-Journal Company
    • 1981
      president, MediAmerica
      Portland, Jamaica
    • 1981
      officer, MediAmerica
      Portland, Jamaica
    • 1981
      director, MediAmerica
      Portland, Jamaica
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