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Advertising company executive

Alice Felts Gay, American advertising company executive. Recipient Gold Archie award, Athens Ad Club, 1983, 84, 89; Award of Merit Southern Industrial Development Council, 1984, Video Communications award, Atlanta Chapter International television Association, 1984; named one of Outstanding Young Women of America, 1978, 79, 82, 84.

Background

Gay, Alice Felts was born on October 3, 1949 in Atlanta. Daughter of Thomas Gordon and Jane (Copas) Felts.

Education

Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, University Georgia, 1971. Bachelor of Arts in Journalism, University Georgia, 1971. Master of Education in Mental Retardation, University Georgia, 1973.

Postgraduate, Georgia State University, since 1988.

Career

Teacher special education Commerce (Georgia) City Schools, 1972-1973. Community relations specialist Georgia Retardation Center, Athens, 1978-1980. Director public relations St. Mary's Hospital, 1980-1983.

Account executive The Adsmith, 1983-1986. Co-owner advertising agency, 1986-1988. Consultant public relations Athens Regional Library., since 1986.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author, director (videotape) The Spirit of Athens, 1984 (Grand award 1984). Contributor articles to mags and professional journals.

Religion

Because of their sinful state, all human beings stand in need of salvation, and God's gracious provision for this consists in the life and work of Jesus Christ.

Politics

As a people whose forbears came together in response to intolerance, Baptistsshould cherish freedom and pursue it for millions around the world.

Views

Language of offensive nature with regard to race, ethnicity ornationality does not indicate the value of each individual and contradicts the teaching of Jesus Christ.

Membership

Crusade chairman United Cerebral Palsy of Georgia, Athens, 1976, American Cancer Society, Athens, 1976, public education chairman, 1978, board directors 1978-1985. Member Leadership Athens, 1985. Associate deacon First Baptist Church, Athens, since 1988.

Board directors Junior League of Athens, since 1986. President Athens Junior Woman's Club, 1978. President-electrical Junior League Athens, 1988-1989, president, since 1989.

Member Georgia Federation of Women's Clubs (chairman state education department 1980-1982, chairman state. education junior conference 1978-1980), Delta Gamma. Lodges: Order of the Eastern Star.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Photography, Karate, gourmet cooking, needlecrafts.

Connections

1 child, Kimberly Creed.

father:
Thomas Gordon Felts

mother:
Jane (Copas) Felts

child:
Kimberly Creed Gay