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Telecommunications executive

Calvin Bruce Joyner, American telecommunications executive. Certified engineer, general radiotelephone operator.

Background

Joyner, Calvin Bruce was born on January 10, 1938 in Farmville, North Carolina, United States. Son of Jarvis and Agnes Irene (Boswell) Joyner.

Education

Certified, Fayetteville Technology School, North Carolina, 1959. Certified, Wilson Technology Institute, North Carolina, 1963.

Career

With Carolina Telephone and Telegraph Company, 1956-1978, various positions with Fayetteville, Rocky Mount, New Bern, Tarboro, North Carolina, 1978, general plant supervisor Tarboro, 1980-1984, assistant vice president customer service, 1987, assistant vice president network service, since 1985. Director network engineering and planning United Telecommunications, Inc., Kansas City, Missouri, 1985.

Achievements

  • Certified engineer, general radiotelephone operator.

Politics

People sometimes argue that involvement in political life involves getting our hands dirty, so is something Christians should avoid. But God is present in everything, including political institutions.

Views

One may feel driven by urges such as anger, lust or greed. If anybody is willing to be open to the Holy Spirit, God helps to resist evil and to live life to the full.

Membership

Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, North Carolina World Trade Association, Indiana Telephone Pioneers Association, Armed Forces Communications Electronics Association (president North Carolina chapter 1987-1988), Vocational/Technology Education Found of North Carolina (board directors since 1988). Lodges: Kiwanis (Tarboro) (board directors 1986-1988, president since 1988).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Hunting, fishing, golf.

Connections

Married Sandra Gail Crouch, April 13, 1963. Children: Cynthia Gail, Jay Anthony.

father:
Jarvis Joyner

mother:
Agnes Irene (Boswell) Joyner

spouse:
Sandra Gail Crouch

children:
Jay Anthony Joyner

Cynthia Gail Joyner