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Charles Christopher Key Edit Profile

photographer , Producer , writer

Charles Christopher Key, American writer, photographer, producer. Recipient Best Radio Commentary and Best Breaking News awards, Alaska Press Club.

Background

Key, Charles Christopher was born on October 20, 1948 in San Francisco, California, United States. Son of Dudley and Lois Dowd (Wilson) Key.

Education

Bachelor, Western Carolina University, 1969. Master of Arts, University North Carolina, 1974.

Career

Anchorman, producer, Station WTVD-television, Durham, North Carolina, 1972-1974;advertising manager, Minnick Realtors, Bainbridge Island, Washington, 1975-1977;general manager, Anchor Excursions, Bainbridge Island, 1977-1979;legislation reporter, Station KTOO-television, Juneau, Alaska., 1979-1980;manager, Station KTOO-FM, Juneau, 1980-1981;manager broadcast services, Station KTOO-FM, television, Juneau, 1981-1982;produced director, Station KHNS-FM, Haines, Alaska., 1982-1983;general manager, Bainbridge Island (Washington) Broadcasting, 1984-1988. Freelance writer, photographer, since 1974. Consultant Tekakwitha Conference Great Falls, Montana, 1985-1988, Goldbelt Corporation, Juneau, Alaska, The Cummings Group, Vashon Island, Washington.

Works

Membership

Founder Oktoberfest, Bainbridge Island Broadcasting. Consultant Winter Festival, Wednesday night dinner program. President Vashon-Maury Community Food Bank.

Lay minister Holy Spirit Episcopal Church. President Seattle South Convocation, Diocese of Olympia. Board directors Earth Ministry, Seattle.

Member Sigma Delta Chi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: raising roses, cross-country skiing.

Connections

Married Lynne Kay Stevens, November 1, 1978 (divorced March, 1984). Children: Bonnie Lynne, Brenda Kay.

father:
Dudley Key

mother:
Lois Dowd (Wilson) Key

spouse:
Lynne Kay Stevens

children:
Bonnie Lynne Key

Brenda Kay Key