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Autumn Alexander Skeen

Autumn Alexander Skeen, American advocate, freelance/self-employed writer. Certified University Washington Certified in Literature Fiction, 2001. Recipient awards, Society for Professional Journalists, 1995—2002. Host family AFS, 2003; Member Audubon Society.

Background

  • Skeen, Autumn Alexander was born on August 24, 1956 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Daniel Wayne and Harriet Hill Alexander.

  • Education

    • Student, St. Clares Hall, Oxford, England, 1977. Bachelor, Macalester College, 1978.

    Career

    • Lifestyles editor, writer, columnist Yakima (Washington) Herald-Republic, 1990-1994. Freelance writer, since 1995. Lobbyist Anton's Law booster-seat laws national, since 2000.

      Columnist Walla Walla Union-Bulletin, since 2002. Commentator Northwest Public Radio, Tri-Cities, Washington, 1994. English as Second Language teacher Walla Walla (Washington) Community College, since 1998, Fuchu-Nishi High School, Tokyo, 1998.

    Major achievements

    • Certified University Washington Certified in Literature Fiction, 2001.

    Membership

    Host family AFS, 2003. Member Audubon Society.

    Personality

    Interests

    Gourmet cooking, ikebana, bird watching, music.

    Connections

    • Married Thomas Patrick Skeen, August 7, 1987. Children: Geneva Ruth Alexander Skeen, Anton Keith Jefferson (deceased).
    • father: Daniel Wayne
    • mother: Harriet Hill Alexander
    • spouse: Thomas Patrick Skeen
    • children: Geneva Ruth Alexander Skeen
    • Anton Keith Jefferson Skeen (deceased)
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    Born August 24, 1956
    (age 61)
    Nationality
    • 1977
      St. Clares Hall
    • 1978
      Macalester College
    • 1995
      freelance writer
    • 2002
      columnist Walla Walla Union-Bulletin

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