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pharmaceutical sales professional

Marguerite Saffold Simmons, American Pharmaceutical sales professional. Avocations: reading, genealogical research, personal computing. F C. Named to Outstanding Young Women in American, 1981, 87.

Background

Simmons, Marguerite Saffold was born on October 21, 1954 in Montgomery, Alabama, United States. Daughter of Arthur Edward and Gwendolyn Jane (Saffold) Simmons.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Communications, University Tennessee, 1976.

Career

Press secretary Metropolitan Mayor' General’ s Office, Nashville, 1977-1978. Advertising copywriter United Methodist Public House, 1976-1977. Sales representative No Nonsense Pantyhose, Houston, 1978-1981, Breon Laboratories, Houston, 1981-1982.

Professional sales representative Janssen Pharmaceutica, Inc., 1982-1988, senior sales representative, 1988-1997. Territory sales manager Bristol-Myers Squibb Company, Atlanta, 1997-2001, senior territory business manager, 2001—2002, long-term care specialty representative, 2002—2007. Sales consultant NuView Life Sciences, since 2007.

Achievements

  • Avocations: reading, genealogical research, personal computing.

Religion

God gives us the Holy Spirit, and when we respond, there is no limit to what the grace of God is able to do in a human life.

Politics

The diversity of religious expressions is guaranteed by the separation of church and state. However, church and state should interact in different social and political fields for the benefit of the whole society.

Views

Responsibility for parenting is to encourage social, economic, and religious efforts to maintain and strengthen relationships within families in order that every member may be assisted toward complete personhood.

Membership

Volunteer Democratic National Convention, Atlanta, 1988. Member National Association of Female Executives, University Tennessee Alumni Association (board directors Atlanta chapter 1989-1990, vice president since 2000), University Tennessee Black Alumni Council (board directors Atlanta chapter since 1989, president Atlanta chapter 1995-1996, board governors district 5 representative 1995-2000), Georgia Trust History Society, Alabama Genealogical Society, Georgia Genealogical Society, National Trust History Preservation, Delta Sigma Theta.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, genealogy, personal computing.

Connections

father:
Arthur Edward Simmons

mother:
Gwendolyn Jane (Saffold) Simmons