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Ronald L. King

Ronald L. King, American state official, English educator. Certified Public Purchasing Officer, National Institute Government Purchasing; licensed contracting officer, Commonwealth of Virginia.

Background

  • King, Ronald L. was born on January 3, 1958 in South Boston, Virginia, United States. Son of Roy L. and Linda Gail (Lawrence) King.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in English, James Madison University, 1980. Master of Arts in English, James Madison University, 1988.

    Career

    • Buyer Leggett Department Store, South Boston, 1981-1987. Senior buyer University Virginia, Charlottesville, 1987. Buyer Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, 1987-1989.

      Procurement manager Virginia Museum Fine Arts, 1989-1994. State senior procurement specialist Virginia Division Purchases and Supply, 1994-1995, state procurement review analyst, since 1995. Adjunct faculty, department English, Virginia Commonwealth University, since 1988.

    Major achievements

    • Certified Public Purchasing Officer, National Institute Government Purchasing. Licensed contracting officer, Commonwealth of Virginia.

    Membership

    Member arts committee Centenary United Methodist Church, Richmond, since 1993. Block captain West of the Boulevard Civic Association, Richmond, since 1994. Member Association Governmental Purchasing (at-large board member 1996-1997), National Institute Governmental Purchasing (delegate to Russia/Estonia consultant 1992), Capital Area Purchasing Association (president since 1995), advisory board James Madison University Founders Society, 1998.

    Personality

    Interests

    Travel, reading.

    Connections

    • father: Roy L. King
    • mother: Linda Gail (Lawrence) King
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    Born January 3, 1958
    (age 58)
    Nationality
    Ethnicity:
    Han
    • 1980
      James Madison University
    • 1988
      James Madison University
    • 1981 - 1987
      Buyer Leggett Department Store
      South Boston, Virginia, United States
    • 1987
      senior, buyer University Virginia
      Charlottesville, Virginia, United States
    • 1987 - 1989
      buyer Virginia Commonwealth University
      Richmond, Virginia, United States
    • 1989 - 1994
      procurement manager, Virginia Museum Fine Arts