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Executive secretary

Barbara Garton Erskine, American executive secretary. President Melody Meadows Civic Association, Glasgow, since 1993; treasurer 27th district committee Democratic Party, Glasgow, since 1994; director Young Men’s Christian Association, Glasgow, Delaware, 1995-1996; director New Castle (Delaware) Civic League, since 1997. Member Professional Secretary International.

Background

Erskine, Barbara Garton was born on June 14, 1947 in Wilmington, Delaware, United States. Daughter of John Dilks and Agnes Allen (Cochran) Garton.

Education

Associate of Arts in Business/Marketing/Management, Delaware Technology Community College.

Career

Hairdresser Bob Shoppe, Newark, 1966-1967. Office manager Navy Exchange Warehouse/Center, Morocco, Africa, 1967-1968. Proof operator Wilmington (Delaware) Trust Bank, 1978-1980.

With marketing/fibers division W.L. Gore Associates, Elkton, Maryland, 1980-1986. Air quality manager State of Delaware Department Natural Resources and Environmental Control/Air Pollution, New Castle, since 1989. Member advisory board Security on Campus, Inc., Newark, since 1992.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author (manuscript) Personnal Record of Life as a Navy Wife, 1997.

Membership

President Melody Meadows Civic Association, Glasgow, since 1993. Treasurer 27th district committee Democratic Party, Glasgow, since 1994. Director Young Men’s Christian Association, Glasgow, Delaware, 1995-1996.

Director New Castle (Delaware) Civic League, since 1997. Member Professional Secretary International.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Civic activist, lobbyist for community and womens issues.

Connections

Married Alfred Thomas Erskine, Junior, September 10, 1966. 1 child, Brian Marshall.

father:
John Dilks Garton

mother:
Agnes Allen (Cochran) Garton

spouse:
Alfred Thomas Erskine

child:
Brian Marshall Erskine