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Glenn R. Townes

Glenn R. Townes, American journalist, medical account analyst. Named among 100 Most Influential African-Americans in Kansas City, Kansas City Globe Newspaper, 1995-1996; named to Outstanding Young Men of America, 1987. Member National Association Black Journalists.

Background

  • Townes, Glenn R. was born on February 18, 1963 in Belleville, New Jersey, United States. Son of Robert Lee and Martha Eleanor Townes.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Iowa, 1986.

    Career

    • Freelance journalist, since 1986. Account analyst Carondelet Health, Kansas City, Missouri, since 1997. Writer Kansas City Star newspaper, 1986-1988.

    Works

    • Author cover stories. Editor/columnist Pitch Weekly Newspaper, Kansas City, Missouri, since 1994. Contributor articles to Essence Magazine, Herald, Kansas City, Missouri, Equal Opportunity Publications, Publications Incorporated, Sun Publications, others.

    Politics

    The belief in religious freedom and its corollary, the separation of the institutions of church and state, come from the commitment to the authority of the Bible.

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Baptism is something you do in obedience to God, but it is not essential for salvation. In other words, salvation is something God does for us, while baptism is something we do for God.

    Denomination: Baptist

    Views

    All individuals should be sensitive to others by using appropriate language when referring to all persons.

    Membership

    Member National Association Black Journalists.

    Personality

    Interests

    Writing, bowling, reading.

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    Born February 18, 1963
    (age 54)
    • 1986
      University Iowa
    • 1986
      Freelance journalist
    • 1997
      account analyst, Carondelet Health
      Kansas City, Missouri, United States