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Lawyer , association executive

Marjorie Jackson Hurst, American lawyer, association executive. Recipient Meritorious Service to Community award Governor of Commonwealth of Massachusetts, 1989, Community Service citation Massachusetts State Senate, 1989, Massachusetts House Representatives, 1989, Proclamation, Mayor of Springfield, 1989.

Background

Hurst, Marjorie Jackson was born on October 14, 1946 in Springfield, Massachusetts, United States. Daughter of Morris Joseph Jackson and Rosa Lee (Hill) Gooding.

Education

Bachelor, Howard University, 1968. Master of Education, University Massachusetts, 1973. Juris Doctor, Western New England College, 1985.

Career

Director finance aid, Daniel Hale Williams University, Chicago, 1977-1978; legal secretary, Schwartz & Freeman, Chicago, 1979-1981; legal secretary, Altheimer & Gray, Chicago, 1981-1982; legal researcher law department, City of Springfield, Massachusetts, 1984-1985; assistant city solicitor law department, City of Springfield, Massachusetts, 1987-1989; private practice, Springfield, 1985-1992; partner, Sapirstein & Hurst, Professional Corporation, Springfield, 1992-1995; partner, Hurst & Hurst, Professional Corporation, since 1995. Member of faculty Legal Studies Department Elms College, since 1995. Member merit selection panel magistrate judge The United States of America District Court Massachusetts, 1994.

Membership

Secretary Beautillion Greater Springfield, Inc., since 1993. Immediate past president, board directors Young Women’s Christian Association Western Massachusetts, Springfield, since 1993. Board directors Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce, since 1994.

Second vice president Women's Partnership, 1994-1995, 1st vice president, 1995-1996. Member American Bar Association, Massachusetts Bar Association, Hampden County Bar Association, Hampden County Bar Advisers (board directors since 1993), Springfield Chamber of Commerce (member women's partnership since 1992).

Connections

Married Frederick Ashley Hurst, Senior, July 16, 1966. Children: Tiffani, Frederick Junior, Justin.

father:
Morris Joseph Jackson Gooding

mother:
Rosa Lee (Hill) Gooding

spouse:
Frederick Ashley Hurst

child:
Justin Hurst

child:
Frederick Junior Hurst

child:
Tiffani Hurst