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journalist , librarian

Andrew Mark Mayer, American librarian, journalist. Active McGovern for President campaign, Washington, 1972; researcher Democratic National Committee, Washington, 1971; active United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, Washington, since 1992. Member American History Association (writer for history conventions since 1976), Modern History Society, Special Libraries Association, Phi Alpha Theta.

Background

Mayer, Andrew Mark was born on February 9, 1947 in New York City. Son of Richard J. and Helen A. (Aberson) Mayer.

Education

Student, Hillsdale College, 1967. Bachelor in History, George Washington University, 1968. Master of Arts in History, George Washington University, 1971.

Postgraduate, Georgetown University, 1977. Proofreading, copyediting certified, New York University, 1992. Master of Arts Teachers English to Speakers Other Languages, Hunter College, 1999.

Career

Researcher Glaverbel S.A., Brussels, 1966. Library assistant research Washington Post Company, 1969-1973, assistant library research, 1973-1987, night coordinator research newsroom, 1987-1992. Research library Bituminous Coal Operators Association, Washington, 1971.

Researcher, editor to author Donald Neff, 1981-1984. President consultant Latin American Research Association, 1984. Library, researcher Center for Strategic International Studies, 1986-1987.

Library public relations Sawyer/Miller Group, New York City, 1992. Library newspaper New York Law Public Company, 1994. Research analyst Center for Public Communications, since 1994.

Vice president R.J. Mayer & Company, New York City, 1984—2000. Book reviewer Small Press Public (now Indiana Public), Rhode Island, 1992—2000, Army Times Public Company, Washington, 1972-1975. Freelance writer Washington Post Company, since 1976, temporary instructor English as Second Language, Inc., Wagner College, Staten Island, New York, 1999, proofreader, Staten Island Island Botanical Gardens, Chinese Scholar's Project, Snug H arbor, Staten Island, 1999.

Fact checker United States Weekly, since 2000. Freelancer Staten Island Yankees, 2003-2005. Instructor English as Second Language Sylvan Learning Center, 2004-2005, New York Institute English and Business, 2006.

Researcher Conde Nast Traveler, 2004-2005. Teacher Metropolitan Business Institute, 2005-2006. Teacher/tutor College Staten Island, 2006^.

Membership

Active McGovern for President campaign, Washington, 1972. Researcher Democratic National Committee, Washington, 1971. Active United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, Washington, since 1992.

Member American History Association (writer for history conventions since 1976), Modern History Society, Special Libraries Association, Phi Alpha Theta.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: tennis, dramatic arts, music, literature, soccer.

Connections

Married Hyacinth P. Franklin, January 19, 1972 (divorced May 1976). Married Carmen Mercedes Zapata-Gomez, February 28, 1988. 1 child, Andrew Charles.

father:
Richard J. Mayer

mother:
Helen A. (Aberson) Mayer

spouse:
Carmen Mercedes Zapata-Gomez

spouse:
Hyacinth P. Franklin

child:
Andrew Charles Mayer