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Government agency executive

Lessye Mary Simpson, American Government agency executive. Chair United Way Campaign, St. Louis, 1981-1986. Member National Organization for Women, American Management Association, National Association Female Executives, Missouri Association Public Purchasers.

Background

Simpson, Lessye Mary was born on December 14, 1938 in Dundee, Mississippi, United States. Daughter of William Tell and Gemmie Alma (Davis) Godfrey.

Education

Student, University Missouri, 1974-1975;student, Florissant Valley Community College, 1979.

Career

Figure clerk, Libson Shope, St. Louis, 1967-1968;insurance administrator, General American Life Insurance, St. Louis, 1968-1979;business manager, Missouri Department Corrections, St. Louise, since 1980.

Membership

Chair United Way Campaign, St. Louis, 1981-1986. Member National Organization for Women, American Management Association, National Association Female Executives, Missouri Association Public Purchasers.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: sewing, reading.

Connections

Married Oldell Hawkins, February 14, 1958 (divorced June 1978). Children: Linda Fields, Jeffrey Hawkins, Cathy Awad, Cynthia Hawkins, Carolyn Anderson.

father:
William Tell Godfrey

mother:
Gemmie Alma (Davis) Godfrey

spouse:
Oldell Hawkins

child:
Linda Fields Simpson

child:
Jeffrey Hawkins Simpson

child:
Cathy Awad Simpson

child:
Cynthia Hawkins Simpson

child:
Carolyn Anderson Simpson