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newspaper executive

Charles Donald Hatfield was American newspaper executive. Board directors United Way, Tucson, 1987-1995, Greater Tucson Economics Council, since 1988, Tucson Museum Art, since 1989. Member Associated Press Managing Editors Association (treasurer 1986-1988), American Society Newspaper Editors, American Newspapers Publications (president), Arizona Newspaper Association, La Paloma Club, Tucson Country Club.

Background

Hatfield, Charles Donald was born on June 15, 1935 in Huntington, West Virginia, United States. Son of Howard Donald and LaUna (Wilson) Hatfield.

Education

Bachelor, Marshall College, 1977.

Career

Member sports staff, Huntington Advertiser, 1953-1960;assistant news editor, Huntington Advertiser, 1960-1967;managing editor, Huntington Advertiser, 1972-1979;news editor, Herald-Advertiser, Huntington, 1967-1969;managing editor, Herald-Advertiser, Huntington, 1969-1972;executive editor, Herald-Dispatch, Huntington, 1979-1982;public, editor, Herald-Dispatch, Huntington, 1982-1985;regional vice president, Gannett Company, Inc. E., Huntington, 1985-1986;public, editor, Tucson Citizen and Gannett West, since 1986.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Don Hatfield Cleans Out His Attic, 1986.

Membership

Board of directors United Way, Tucson, 1987-1995, Greater Tucson Economics Council, since 1988, Tucson Museum Art, since 1989. Member Associated Press Managing Editors Association (treasurer 1986-1988), American Society Newspaper Editors, American Newspapers Publications (president), Arizona Newspaper Association, La Paloma Club, Tucson Country Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: writing, reading, tennis, golf.

Connections

Married Sandra Gail Soto, June 11, 1955. Children: John Christopher, Lisa, Joel Thomas.

father:
Howard Donald Hatfield

mother:
LaUna (Wilson) Hatfield

spouse:
Sandra Gail Soto

children:
John Christopher Hatfield

Lisa Hatfield

Joel Thomas Hatfield