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illustrator , writer

Mary B. Thompson, writer, illustrator. Certified secondary education English New York. Member of Noah's Lost Arkansas Louisiana Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Wildlife Land Trust, Sierra Club, South Lake Animal League, Kappa Delta Pi.

Background

Thompson, Mary B. was born on December 11, 1929 in Corpus Christi, Texas, United States. Daughter of Henry Charles and Marjorie Murray Keller.

Education

Bachelor in Psychology, Southern Methodist University, 1957. Master of Arts in Secondary Education, New York University, 1961. Master of Arts in Creative Writing, New York University, 1961.

ABD in Higher Education Administration, New York University, 1969.

Career

Researcher Ruder & Finn Incorporated, New York York City, 1958—1960. Television script writer Philco Corporation, 1961, Philadelphia, 1961. Faculty New Lincoln School, New York City, 1961—1964, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, 1964—1968.

Freelance writer, 1968—1981. Freelance writer public relations Albany, New York, 1981—1985. Real estate developer, 1985—1990.

Author, public Melior Press, Leesburg, Florida, 1997—2000. Author, illustrator The Lighthouse Press, Deerfield Beach, since 2000. Member curriculum committee Southern Methodist University, Dallas, 1966.

Volunteer teacher advanced English classes Leesburg High School.

Achievements

  • Certified secondary education English New York.

Works

Membership

Member of Noah's Lost Arkansas Louisiana Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Wildlife Land Trust, Sierra Club, South Lake Animal League, Kappa Delta Pi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Gardening, recreational vehicle travel.

Connections

father:
Henry Charles

mother:
Marjorie Murray Keller