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educator , journalist , Naval officer , public relations

Lowell Dennis Frazier, American journalist, public relations educator, retired naval officer. Vice chairman public information committee Tennessee division American Cancer Society, Nashville, 1983-1984, Hawaii-Pacific division, Honolulu, since 1988. Member Public Relations Society of America, International Association Business Communicators (chapter vice president 1985-1987), Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication.

Background

Frazier, Lowell Dennis was born on February 1, 1937 in Cleveland, Tennessee, United States. Son of Charlie Thurbert and Ora Inez (Officer) Frazier.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Journalism, University Tennessee, 1960. Master of Science in Teaching, American University, 1973. Master of Science in Public Relations, American University, 1974.

Educational Specialist, Ball State University, 1981. Doctor of Education, Tennessee State University, 1987.

Career

Reporter, The Knoxville (Tennessee) Journal, 1957-1961; commissioned ensign, United States Navy, 1961; advanced through ranks to lieutenant commander, United States Navy, 1968; public affairs officer, United States Navy, 1961-1981; chairman journalism department, Defense Information School, 1980-1981; retired, United States Navy, 1981; professor public relations, U. Hawaii, Honolulu, 1984-1992; department chairman, U. Hawaii, Honolulu, 1992-1998; professor public relations, Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, Tennessee, 1981-1984.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Vice chairman public information committee Tennessee division American Cancer Society, Nashville, 1983-1984, Hawaii-Pacific division, Honolulu, since 1988. Member Public Relations Society of America, International Association Business Communicators (chapter vice president 1985-1987), Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: golf.

Connections

Married Betty Jo Guffey, December 20, 1956. Children: Lowell Junior, Michael, Karen, Kevin.

father:
Charlie Thurbert Frazier

mother:
Ora Inez (Officer) Frazier

spouse:
Betty Jo Guffey

child:
Michael Frazier

child:
Kevin Frazier

child:
Karen Frazier

child:
Lowell Junior Frazier