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Douglas Sayre Elfman

Douglas Sayre Elfman, American journalist. Recipient 2d place editorial writing award Society Professional Journalists, 1989, 3d place editorial writing award Southwestern Journalism Congress, 1990, 1st place writing award Southwestern Journalism Congress, 1991, 2d place investigative reporting award Society Professional Journalists, 1993.

Background

  • Elfman, Douglas Sayre was born on February 18, 1967 in San Francisco, California, United States. Son of Bradley Sayre and Julia Anne (Youngblood) Elfman.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Journalism, Louisiana State University, 1990.

    Career

    • Staff writer Daily Reveille, Baton Rouge, 1988-1990, managing editor, 1989-1990. Staff writer Times-Picayune, New Orleans, 1990, News Star, Monroe, Louisiana, 1990-1991, Daily Times, Maryville, Tennessee, 1991-1993. Features editor News Herald, Panama City, Florida, 1994-1996, Daytona Beach (Florida) News Journal, since 1996.

    Membership

    Volunteer bell-ringer coordinator Salvation Army, Panama City, 1995-1996. Chairman protocol Society Professional Journalists, Baton Rouge, 1989-1990.

    Personality

    Interests

    Social commentary, prince collector, violin.

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    Born February 18, 1967
    (age 50)
    • 1990
      Louisiana State University
    • 1988 - 1990
      Staff writer, Daily Reveille
      Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States
    • 1989 - 1990
      Staff writer, Daily Reveille
    • 1990
      staff writer, Times-Picayune
      New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
    • 1990 - 1991
      staff writer, Times-Picayune
      Monroe, Michigan, United States
    • 1991 - 1993
      staff writer, Times-Picayune
      Maryville, Illinois, United States
    • 1994 - 1996
      features editor News Herald
      Panama City, Florida, United States
    • 1996
      features editor News Herald