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program administrator , Communication educator

Marcus Laroy Ambrester, American communication educator, program administrator. Active Foundation Community Encouragement, since 1989. Member International Listening Association, Academy Family Mediators, Texas Speech Communications Association, Mediation Association Tennessee (secretary since 1992), Speech Communications Association, Mediation Association Knoxville, Southern Speech Communications Association.

Background

Ambrester, Marcus Laroy was born on October 21, 1935 in Scottsboro, Alabama, United States. Son of Marcus LaRoy and Mary (Howard) Ambrester.

Education

Bachelor, Samford University, 1956. Master of Arts, University Alabama, Tuscaloosa, 1959. Doctor of Philosophy, Ohio University, 1972.

Career

Assistant professor, Samford U., Birmingham, Alabama, 1961-1965;assistant professor, U. South Alabama, Mobile, 1966-1967;assistant professor, Ouachita U., Arkadelphia, Arkansas, 1968-1970;associate professor, Mississippi State College Women, Columbus, 1970-1971;professor, department head, Howard Payne U., Brownwood, Texas, 1971-1978;associate professor, U. Tennessee, Knoxville, since 1978;co-director conflict resolution program, U. Tennessee, Knoxville, 1992-1994. Mediator/trainer Knoxville Bar Association, since 1992.

Works

Membership

Active Foundation Community Encouragement, since 1989. Member International Listening Association, Academy Family Mediators, Texas Speech Communications Association, Mediation Association Tennessee (secretary since 1992), Speech Communications Association, Mediation Association Knoxville, Southern Speech Communications Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: tennis, reading, traveling.

Connections

Married Celia Beauchamp, June 23, 1956. Children: Kim Ambrester McMillan, Marcus LaRoy III.

father:
Marcus LaRoy Ambrester

mother:
Mary (Howard) Ambrester

spouse:
Celia Beauchamp

children:
Kim Ambrester McMillan Ambrester

Marcus LaRoy III Ambrester