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writer , communications executive

Jefferson Davis Bates, American Writer, communications executive. Avocation: music M C. Member Lee High Village Civic Association, Fairfax, 1974-1987. Member National Capital Speakers Association (life), Washington Indiana Writers Association, The Writer's Center (board directors 1984-1990), Potomac River Jazz Club (board directors 1984-1985).

Background

Bates, Jefferson Davis was born on August 22, 1920 in Santa Fe, Missouri, United States. Son of Hugh Latham and Gladys Marion (Glascock) Bates.

Education

AB, Bachelor of Science in Education, Southeast Missouri State University, 1942. Master of Arts, Washington University, St. Louis, 1948.

Career

Editorial director, unites states department Air Force, Washington, 1955-1957;report writer, Atomic Energy Commission, Washington, 1957-1958;report writer, National Aero. and Space Administration, Washington, 1958-1960;speechwriter, National Aero. and Space Administration, Washington, 1961-1964;head speechwriting branch, National Aero. and Space Administration, Washington, 1964-1973;director publications, Reed Research, Inc., Washington, 1960-1961;president, Juris Doctor Bates & Associations, Fairfax, Virginia, since 1974. President, board directors Hampton Bates Association Inc., Arlington, Virginia, 1979-1984, Speak/Write Systems, Inc., Fairfax, 1984-1987. Public, president The Pogment Press, Fairfax, since 1985.

Board directors The Writer's Center, Washington.

Achievements

  • Avocation: music M C.

Works

Membership

Member Lee High Village Civic Association, Fairfax, 1974-1987. Member National Capital Speakers Association (life), Washington Indiana Writers Association, The Writer's Center (board directors 1984-1990), Potomac River Jazz Club (board directors 1984-1985).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Music.

Connections

Married Sarah Margaret Kemp. Children: William Loyd, Stacy Ellen Bates Yungkurth.

father:
Hugh Latham Bates

mother:
Gladys Marion (Glascock) Bates

spouse:
Sarah Margaret Kemp

children:
William Loyd Bates

Stacy Ellen Bates Yungkurth Bates