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journalist , photojournalist

Mark Matthew Hancock, American photojournalist, journalist. Rayburn Mayo scholar East Texas State University, 1993; journalism grantee, 1994. Sergeant United States Army, 1984-1988, Conus. Member Society Professional Journalists (vice president 1995-1996), National Press Photographers Association (1st place award 1996), Phi Theta Kappa.

Background

Hancock, Mark Matthew was born on June 20, 1965 in Vina del Mar, Chile. Came to the United States, 1965. Son of William Heman and Majorie Ellen (Davis) Hancock.

Education

Associate in Arts and Sciences, Richland College, Dallas, 1993. Bachelor of Science in Photojournalism, East Texas State University, 1995.

Career

Collection coordinator, General Electric Capitol Corporation, Richardson, Texas, 1989-1993;photojournalist, Plano, Texas, 1995;staff photojournalist, Dallas–Fort Worth Suburban Newspapers, Richardson, 1996;staff photojournalist, The Dallas Morning News, since 1997. Staff writer, photographer The Richland Chronicle, Dallas, 1992-1993. News editor, photographer The East Texan, 1993-1994, editor-in-chief, 1995.

Membership

Sergeant United States Army, 1984-1988, Conus. Member Society Professional Journalists (vice president 1995-1996), National Press Photographers Association (1st place award 1996), Phi Theta Kappa.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: camping, music, bungee jumping, reading.

Connections

Married Stephanie Kaye Burdine, October 28, 1995.

father:
William Heman Hancock

mother:
Majorie Ellen (Davis) Hancock

spouse:
Stephanie Kaye Burdine