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Elinor R. Tatum

Elinor R. Tatum, American publisher. Recipient Good Scout award Boy Scouts American, 1997, Woman Who Make a Difference award New York Branch of National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, 1998, Standing on Their Shoulders award, 2000, Mark Greene Advocate award, 2000, Outstanding Business Empowerment award, 1998, Fred Hampton Scholarship Fund Image award, 2000.

Background

  • Tatum, Elinor R. was born on January 29, 1971 in New York City. Daughter of Wilbert A. and Susan (Kohn) Tatum.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, St. Lawrence University. Master of Arts, New York University. Doctorate (honorary), Metropolitan College New York, 2006.

    Career

    • Assistant to public New York Amsterdam News, New York City, 1994-1996, associate public, 1996-1997, public, editor-in-chief, since 1997.

    Membership

    Board directors Raoul Wallenberg Committee of the United States, New York, since 1995, New York Urban League, since 1997. Member The Learning Tree, Washington, since 1997. Trustee St. Lawrence University, Neighborhood Defender Service of Harlem, South St. Seaport Museum, Chinatown UMCA. Member New York Press Association, Links, Inc.

    Connections

    • father: Wilbert A. Tatum
    • mother: Susan (Kohn) Tatum
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    Born January 29, 1971
    (age 45)
    Nationality
    • 2006
      Metropolitan College New York
    • 1994 - 1996
      Assistant, to public New York Amsterdam News
    • 1997
      Assistant, to public New York Amsterdam News