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Marjorie Betts Shaw Edit Profile

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Marjorie Betts Shaw, American magazine editor. Recipient Graphics award American Association Zoological Parks-Aquariums, 1979, Best Continuing Publication, Public Relations Club of San Diego, 1980, 82, 83, 85, 87, Champion International Corporation award for high standards in graphic arts, 1986, Best in the West award Association Publications, 1987, Award of Merit International Association Business Communicators, 1987.

Background

Shaw, Marjorie Betts was born on December 17, 1938 in Des Moines. Daughter of Jerry Waltz and Dorothy Jane (Coy) Betts.

Education

Bachelor of Arts Journalism, San Diego State University, 1961.

Career

Production assistant, KFMB-television, San Diego, 1961-1962;secretary, San Diego Zoo, 1962-1965;librarian, San Diego Zoo, 1966-1978;editor, San Diego Zoo, 1979-1990;freelance writer, since 1990. Consultant Quality Prodns., Inc., San Diego, 1985.

Membership

Member American Association Travel Editors, Society History of Natural History.

Connections

Married Albert Michael Shaw, July 19, 1973.

father:
Jerry Waltz Betts

mother:
Dorothy Jane (Coy) Betts

spouse:
Albert Michael Shaw