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Donna Caton Blevins, American, Georgian writer. Pell grantee, 1984-1985; scholar Ruth Mitchell Dance Company, 1976. Member Dog Writers Association American, Cat Writers Association (Certified of Excellence for best color photo 1997, Muse medallion 1997 for best color photo).

Background

Blevins, Donna Caton was born on January 13, 1965 in Naha City, Okinawa, Japan. Came to the United States, 1967. Daughter of Donald Herbert Junior and Setsuko (Ukuda) Caton.

Education

Bachelor in English, Georgia State University, 1991.

Career

Principal dancer, Ruth Mitchell Dance Company, Atlanta, 1976-1983;paper distributor, United States A. Today newspaper, Roswell, Georgia, 1983-1984;paper distributor, Atlanta Journal/Constitution, 1986-1988;optical technician, Doctor John W. Hollier, Doctor of Optometry, Roswell, 1983-1985;fitness instructor, American Fitness Center, Roswell, Georgia, 1984-1986;waitress, Kobe Steaks, Atlanta, 1988;air import specialist, Nippon Express United States of America, Inc., Atlanta, 1988-1992;writer's assistant, editor, Laurie Lee Dovey, Alpharetta, Georgia, 1992-1993;freelance writer, photographer, since 1993. Performer Piedmont Arts Festival, Atlanta, 1978, Southeastern Regional Ballet Association, 1981. Model for artist Lisa Iris, Atlanta, 1989.

Dancer television commercial Ruth Mitchell Dance Company, 1980, 82, Mr. Junior American Contest, Atlanta, 1980. Consultant, Atlanta, since 1993, Plano, Texas, 1993-1994, Los Angeles, since 1995.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Founder The Momo Newsletter, 1996. Contributor articles to magazines and newspapers.

Membership

Member Dog Writers Association American, Cat Writers Association (Certified of Excellence for best color photo 1997, Muse medallion 1997 for best color photo).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: outdoor sports, ballet, reading, writing, working with dogs and cats.

Connections

Married Gary Lee Blevins, February 29, 1992. 1 child, Sara Sage.

father:
Donald Herbert Caton Junior

mother:
Setsuko (Ukuda) Caton

spouse:
Gary Lee Blevins

child:
Sara Sage Blevins