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Carol Doty Gorsuch, American public relations executive. Named Pierce County Newsmaker of Tomorrow, 1983; recipient Distinguished Service Citation, Keep America Beautiful, 1977.


Gorsuch, Carol Doty was born on July 3, 1943 in Plainfield, New Jersey, United States. Daughter of Wilbur Aaron and Ellen Anna (Strom) Doty.


Bachelor in Journalism, Colorado State University, 1965.


Reporter, photographer Brighton Colorado Blade, 1965—1966. Assistant to director publications Tacoma Public Schools, 1966—1969. Owner Gorsuch Comm.-Public Relations/Publs., Tacoma, 1969—1977.

Public information officer City of Tacoma Human Resources Department, 1977—1981. Instructor Fort Steilacoom Community College, 1978, Tacoma Community College, 1981. Management training instructor City of Tacoma Training and development Department-Media Relations, 1981.

Assistant director marketing and public relations Metropolitan Park District, Tacoma, 1982—1985. Director marketing communications Association Washington Business, since 1985.


Volunteer instructor United Way of Pierce County/Management Assistance Program-Public Relations for Volunteer Agencies, 1981. Chairman City of Tacoma Beautification Committee, 1977—1978. Co.chmn. public relations committee Junior League, Tacoma, 1978, assistant evening active chairman, 1979—1980.

Chairman City of Tacoma Human Relations Dept, Unite Way Campaign, 1978. Company-chairman City of Tacoma United States Savings Bond Campaign, 1978. Board directors Sharing, 1976—1982, South Sound Women's Network, 1980—1982, vice president membership, 1980—1981.

Board directors National Multiple Sclerosis Society, 1983—1984. Board directors, chairman public relations committee American Red Cross. Member City of Tacoma Legis Analysis Committee, 1980—1981.

Pres secretary marketing director Doug Sutherland for Mayor Campaign, 1981. Member communications review committee Tacoma Public Schools, since 1985. Member of Kappa Delta, Colorado State University Alumni Association, Tacoma-Pierce County Chamber of C. (communications council 1981, chair visitor and convention bureaus emissaries committee 1982, executive committee 1982-1984), International Association Business Comminicators, Women in Communications (chapter vice president 1975-1977).


Married Keith Edward Gorsuch, August 13, 1966. Children: Kim Lynn, Mark David.

Wilbur Aaron Doty

Ellen Anna (Strom) Doty

Keith Edward Gorsuch

Kim Lynn Gorsuch

Mark David Gorsuch