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University administrator

J. Wayne Davenport, American university administrator. Active United Methodist Church; Member of Council Advancement and Support Education, National Society Fund Raising Executives, Rotary Lodge.

Background

Davenport, J. Wayne was born on August 17, 1948 in Brookfield, Missouri, United States. Son of Robert E. and Anna L. (Witter) Davenport.

Education

BJ, U. Missouri, Columbia, 1970, Master of Arts, 1972. Postgraduate, Pittsburg State University, Kansas, 1980-1981. Dir.publs. Northeast Missouri State University, Kirksville, 1972-1974.

Director public relations Cornell College, Mount Vernon, Iowa, 1974-1976. Director development and community relations Mercy Medical Center, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, 1976-1979. University director public affairsand information Pittsburgh State University, 1979-1986.

Director development U. Arkansas, Little Rock, 1986. Consultant in field, 1976. Active United Methodist Church.

Career

Director publications North-East Missouri State University, Kirksville, 1972—1974. Director public relations Cornell College, Mount Vernon, Iowa, 1974—1976. Director development and community relations Mercy Medical Center, Cedar Rapids, 1976—1979.

University director public affairs and information Pittsburgh State University, 1979—1986. Director development University Arkansas, Little Rock, since 1986. Consultant in field, since 1976.

Membership

Active United Methodist Church. Member of Council Advancement and Support Education, National Society Fund Raising Executives, Rotary Lodge.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Physical fitness, cooking, camping.

Connections

Married Julie Kay Banning, May 31, 1969. Children: Robert Wayne, John Austin, Thomas James.

father:
Robert E. Davenport

mother:
Anna L. (Witter) Davenport

spouse:
Julie Kay Banning

child:
Robert Wayne Davenport

child:
John Austin Davenport

child:
Thomas James Davenport