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John Montfort Gist

educator , publishing executive

John Montfort Gist, American publishing executive, educator. Teacher Academy Decathlon, Fairbanks, 1994-1996, Upward Bound, Laramie, since 1998. Member American Philosophical Association, National Association Scholars, Poets and Writers, University Alaska Alumni Association, University Wyoming Alumni Association.

Background

Gist, John Montfort was born on October 26, 1963 in Denver, Colorado, United States. Son of Christopher Gist and Phyllis Ann (Angevine) Jozwik.

Education

Bachelor, University Wyoming, 1992. Master of Fine Arts, University Alaska, 1996. Attending in Ethics and Sustainability, Prescott College, Arizona, since 2010.

Career

Editor, public Exegesis Writing Services, Laramie, Wyoming, 1992-1996. Teacher English University Alaska, Fairbanks, 1994-1996. Owner Gist Ink. Writing Consultant, since 2000.

Professor creative non-fiction Western Carolina University, since 2001. Editor-in-chief High Sierra Books, 2003—2006. Assistant professor English Western New Mexico University.

Works

book Lizard Dreaming of Birds book Angst and Evolution: The Struggle for Human Potential book Aquaponic Food Product - Raising fish and plants for food and profit book Plants for Sale! - Owning & Operating a Greenhouse for Profit book A Clearing of the Way book With Mortal Voice: The Creation of Paradise Lost book Observations, natvrall and morall : with a short treatise of the numbers, weights, and measures used by the Hebrewes, with the valuation of them according to the measures of the Greekes and Romans : for the clearing of sundry places of Scripture, in which

Membership

Teacher Academy Decathlon, Fairbanks, 1994-1996, Upward Bound, Laramie, since 1998. Member American Philosophical Association, National Association Scholars, Poets and Writers, University Alaska Alumni Association, University Wyoming Alumni Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Hunting, fishing, reading, quantum theory.