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Jay Waitkus, American writer. Named Writer of Month, Gulf Coast Writers Association, 2002.

Background

Waitkus, Jay was born on October 7, 1968 in Grosse Pointe Farms, Michigan, United States. Son of Gerald C. Waitkus and Sara W. Kent.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Charter Oak State College, New Britain, Connecticut, 2003. Master of Arts, Florida Atlantic University, 2005.

Career

Freelance journalist Sun-Sentinel, Palm Beach Post, South Florida Business Journal, others, Florida, 1998—2001. Founder public National Times Online News Publications, 2009.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: (novels) In the Depths of Shadows, 2003, Dividing Line, 2006, short stories, (plays) The Fallen Angel's Redeemer, 2002.

Membership

Founding sponsor Disabled Veterans LIFE Memorial Foundation, Washington. Donor United Service Organizations, Veterans of Foreign Wars, Carter Center, United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund, honorary ambassador United States fund, 2009. Member Habitat Partners Council Habitat for Humanity, since 2006, donor, Project Thanksgiving.

Christian missionary, church planter Baptist Church Palm Beach, Florida, 1997—1998. Member of National Writers Association, National Geography Society, Golden Key International Honor Society.

Connections

father:
Gerald C. Waitkus

mother:
Sara W. Kent