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Donald Keith Skiles, American author, teacher. Certified community college teacher, California. Served with United States Air Force, 1959-1962.

Background

Skiles, Donald Keith was born on July 23, 1939 in Freeport, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Raymond Lee and Elizabeth Mary (Canaan) Skiles.

Education

Bachelor, San Francisco State University, 1966. Master of Arts with honors, San Francisco State University, 1967.

Career

Instructor of English Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, 1967-1969. Assistant professor English Williamsport (Pennsylvania) Area Community College, 1969-1974. Instructor language arts Chabot College, Hayward, California, since 1975.

Senior systems writer Bank of America, San Francisco, since 1986. Technology writing consultant, San Francisco, since 1978.

Achievements

  • Certified community college teacher, California.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: Miss America, 1982. Contributor numerous articles to professional and popular magazines and anthologies. Reviewer American Book Review, since 1978, San Francisco Chronicle, since 1983.

Membership

Served with United States Air Force, 1959-1962.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Cross country skiing.

Connections

Married Marian Louise Schell, August 23, 1970.

father:
Raymond Lee Skiles

mother:
Elizabeth Mary (Canaan) Skiles

spouse:
Marian Louise Schell