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historian , writer

Glenn Romero Chavis was American historian, writer. Recipient Chairman's award, High Point Visitor's Bureau, 2005, Walsh award, 2006.

Background

Chavis, Glenn Romero was born on December 3, 1940 in High Point, North Carolina, United States. Son of Roy Lloyd and Ruth Elmira Chavis.

Education

Bachelor in English, Johnson C. Smith University, Charlotte, North Carolina, 1963.

Career

Professional hospital representative Abbott Laboratories, N. Chicago, 1969—1970, professional pharmaceutical representative, 1971—1973, minority recruiter, professional pharmaceutical rep, 1973—1974, national recruiting consultant, 1974—1988, vision specialist, 1988—1990, account executive, 1991—1995, district system specialist, 1995—2000. Retired, 2000

Cardiovasc. consultant panel Abbott Laboratories, 1970—1972, antibotic consultant panel, 1971—1973, abbott diagnostics diverstity task force, 1998—2000.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributing researcher, writer:: African American Heritage Guide, 2005. Researcher: African American Exhibit, High Point Museum & History Park, 2006. Featured article appeared in: Editor and Public Magazine.

Religion

The teaching of Bible shows methods by which a man can obtain salvation.

Politics

When the Church as a body engages with political issues, it should follow the principles of Christian faith.

Views

As human beings people are a part of a cruel and violent and unjust world that feels like it cannot be changed. By accepting forgiveness and liberation, God enables to resist evil and to live life that can make this world a better place.

Membership

Member Undo Racism Task Force, High Point, 2001, High Point Racial Healing, 2002, Kivett Doctor Gateway Committee, High Point, 2003, High Point 311 Bypass Gateway Committee, 2003, Southside Revitalization Steering Committee, High Point, 2004, High Point Sesquicententennial Commission, 2007. Member, chairman City High Point Citizens Advisory Committee, 2002—2006. Trustee High Point Regional Hospital, 1986—1994, High Point Museum, 2003—2005, United Way Greater High Point, 2003—2007.

Researcher, column writer News-Record, Greensboro, 2002.

Connections

Married Gladys Faye McBee, October 10, 1958. Children: Rory Keith, Trey Emilliano.

father:
Roy Lloyd

mother:
Ruth Elmira Chavis

spouse:
Gladys Faye McBee

children:
Rory Keith Chavis

Trey Emilliano Chavis