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Frederic Wheeler Hills Edit Profile

Editor , Publishing company executive

Frederic Wheeler Hills was American editor, retired publishing executive. With Army of the United States, 1958. Member Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association, Association American Publications, Shelter Island Yacht Club, New York Athletic Club.

Background

Hills, Frederic Wheeler was born on November 26, 1934 in East Orange, New Jersey, United States. Son of Frederic Wheeler and Mildred Chambers (Hood) Hills.

Education

Bachelor, Columbia University, 1956. Master of Arts, Stanford University, 1959.

Career

Editor, F.W. Dodge Corporation, San Francisco, 1959-1960;Editor, F.W. Dodge Corporation, New York City, 1960-1961;editor, McGraw-Hill Book Company. New York City, 1961-1968;editor-in-chief College division, McGraw-Hill Book Company. New York City, 1968-1972;editor-in-chief General Books division, McGraw-Hill Book Company.

New York City, 1972-1978;member editorial board, Simon & Schuster Book Company. New York City, since 1979;vice president, Simon & Schuster Book Company. New York City, since 1981.

Membership

With Army of the United States, 1958. Member Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association, Association American Publications, Shelter Island Yacht Club, New York Athletic Club.

Connections

Married Patricia Schulze, January 17, 1958 (divorced December 1973). Children: Christina, Bradford. Married Kathleen Matthews, April 21, 1980.

Children: Gregory, Teddy.

father:
Frederic Wheeler Hills

mother:
Mildred Chambers (Hood) Hills

spouses:
Patricia Schulze

Kathleen Matthews

children:
Christina Hills

Bradford Hills

Gregory Hills

Teddy Hills