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public relations official , free-lance writer

Ben L. Moffett, American public relations official, free-lance writer. Named Sports Writer of Year, New Mexico chapter National Sports Writers and Sportscasters Association, 1972, Federal Employee of Year, New Mexico-Albuquerque-Santa Fe Federal Executive Board, 1977; recipient El Conquistador award, New Mexico chapter Public Relations Society of America, 1978.

Background

Moffett, Ben L. was born on September 7, 1939 in San Antonio, Texas, United States. Son of John B. and Regina Leona (Staneart) Moffett.

Education

Bachelor in Journalism, University New Mexico, 1966. Master of Arts in Speech Communication, University New Mexico, 1975.

Career

With Albuquerque Journal, 1960—1973, state editor, 1965—1966, sports editor, 1966—1973. Assistant to regional director public affairs Southwest regional office National Park Service, United States Department Interior, Santa Fe, since 1973. Free-lance writer on environment, out-of-doors.

With United States Army, 1961-1963.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles on national parks to Readers Digest.

Membership

Member of New Mexico Outdoor Writers (past president), Rocky Mountain Outdoor Writers, Public Relations Society of America, Sigma Delta Chi.

Connections

Children: Bret, Pamela Moffett Thorp, Mark.

father:
John B. Moffett

mother:
Regina Leona (Staneart) Moffett

child:
Bret Moffett

child:
Pamela Moffett Thorp Moffett

child:
Mark Moffett