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writer , fabricare consultant

John Richard Ellison, American writer, fabricare consultant.

Background

Ellison, John Richard was born on November 1, 1927 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Roy Newell and Eleanor Elizabeth (Swensen) Ellison.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Arkansas, 1950. Master Military Science, United States Army Command-Staff College, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, 1973.

Career

Account, buyer General Motors, Kansas City, Kansas, 1952-1954. Sales representative Barde Steelsvc., Seattle, 1955-1959. Sales representative, purchasing agent Seattle Steelsvc., 1959-1972.

Manager Stack Steel Supply, Anchorage, 1972-1973. Importer, manager Wirth Ltd., Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, 1974-1976. Owner, president Twin Lakes Cleaners, Federal Way, Washington, 1977-1986.

Staff writer Western Cleaner Publications, Seattle, since 1985. Treasurer, consultant A-D-E Associates, Inc., Seattle, since 1989.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Measured Money Ransom, 1999.

Membership

Auditor, inspector King County Election Board, Seattle, since 1996. Second lieutenant United States Army, 1951. Colonel United States Army Reserve retired.

Member Washington Fabricare Association (president 1981-1984), Reserve Officers Association United States (chairman publications since 1996), Reserve Officers Association Washington (president 1985-1986, editor ROA Reporter 1991-1995, Benjamin Franklin Journalism award 1992, 95), Masons, Acacia.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Flying, skiing, coin collecting/numismatics, travel, writing.

Connections

Married Elizabeth Slupske, March 12, 1953 (divorced November 1970). 1 child, James Philip.

father:
Roy Newell Ellison

mother:
Eleanor Elizabeth (Swensen) Ellison

spouse:
Elizabeth Slupske

child:
James Philip Ellison