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Chester Douglas Campbell, American writer. Certified Association Executive American Society of Association Executives, 1975.


Campbell, Chester Douglas was born on November 30, 1925 in Nashville, Tennessee, United States. Son of James Carl and Maude Logue Campbell.


Bachelor of Science, University Tennessee, 1949.


Reporter The Knoxville (Tennessee) Journal, 1947—1951. Intelligence officer University São Paolo. Air Force, 1951—1953.

Newspaper reporter The Nashville Banner, 1954—1959. Public relations executive Metcalfe Public Relations, 1961—1962. Editor Nashville Magazine, 1963—1969.

Advertising copywriter Noble-Dury and Associates, 1969—1970. Executive vice president Tennessee Association of Life Underwriters, 1971—1989. Captain United States Air Force, 1952-1953, Korean War, lieutenant colonel United States Air Force, 1953-1971, retired United States Air Force, 1971.


  • Certified Association Executive American Society of Association Executives, 1975.



Administrative board member City Road Chapel United Methodist Church, Madison, Tennessee, 1992—2001, church historian, 1995—2001. Secretary, vice president, president Tennessee Society of Association Executives, Nashville, 1983—1985. Association executives advisory council National Association of Life Underwriters, Washington, 1980—1983.

Member of Military Writers Society America (regional director 2009), The Authors Guild, Tennessee Writers Alliance, Middle Tennessee Chapter Sisters in Crime (president 2008-2009), Mystery Writers of America (secretary Southeast chapter 2009), American Society of Association Executives (life. Membership committee 1975-1977).


Married Sarah Anne Scott, September 4, 1999. Married Alma Beatrice Miracle, May 4, 1953 (deceased February 13, 1998). Children: Stephen Douglas, Mark Alan, Sarah Anne, Carrie Elizabeth.

James Carl

Maude Logue Campbell

Sarah Anne Scott

Alma Beatrice Miracle

Stephen Douglas Campbell

Mark Alan Campbell

Sarah Anne Campbell

Carrie Elizabeth Campbell