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Bonnie Fitzwater Edit Profile

Editor

Bonnie Fitzwater, American editor. Member Watonga Community Theatre. Member Philanthropic Educational Organization (P.E.O.), National, Texas, California associations women deans and counselors, American Sociological Association, American Anthropological Association, Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Xi, Kappa Alpha Theta, Alpha Lambda Delta, Mortar Board.

Background

Fitzwater, Bonnie was born on November 16, 1923 in Watonga, Oklahoma, United States. Daughter of Clarence Eugene and Evelyn Ellen (Funk) Fitzwater.

Education

Bachelor magna cum laude, University Oklahoma, 1945. Master of Arts, Northwestern University, 1947.

Career

Announcer, scriptwriter Radio Station WNAD, 1941-1945. Counselor dormitory Northwestern University, 1945-1946, graduate assistant department psychology, 1945-1947. Assistant to director personnel industrial relations department Atlantic Refining Company, Dallas, 1947-1948.

Director social activities Southern Methodist University, 1948-1950, director student activities, 1950-1957, dean women, 1957-1961. Assistant dean women Stanford University, 1961-1962, associate dean, 1962-1965. Public's representative Wadsworth Public Company, Belmont, California, 1966-1967.

Special projects editor Brooks/Cole Public Company, Monterey, 1967-1975, sociology/anthropology editor, 1975-1978. Freelance editor, since 1978.

Membership

Member Watonga Community Theatre. Member Philanthropic Educational Organization (P.E.O.), National, Texas, California associations women deans and counselors, American Sociological Association, American Anthropological Association, Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Xi, Kappa Alpha Theta, Alpha Lambda Delta, Mortar Board. Clubs: GFWC/Watonga Women's Club, Book Review, Literature Council (Watonga), EYW Travel Group, Roman Nose Golf, Mamola.

Connections

father:
Clarence Eugene Fitzwater

mother:
Evelyn Ellen (Funk) Fitzwater