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Mary Elizabeth Hopkins Bailey Edit Profile

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Mary Elizabeth Hopkins Bailey, American Magazine editors Avocations: golf, interior decorating, reading, guitar. F C. Recipient Addy award Greater Knoxville Advertising Club, 1991a, award of excellence Evangelical Press Association, 1994. Member National Society Young Men’s Christian Association Youth governments.

Background

Bailey, Mary Elizabeth Hopkins was born on November 1, 1963 in Waycross, Georgia, United States. Daughter of Walter Anderson and Carolyn Ruth (Monroe) Hopkins.

Education

Student, Salzburg (Austria) College, 1984. Bachelor of Fine Arts in Communications magna cum laude, Southern Methodist University, 1986. Postgraduate, National Journalism Center, Washington, 1986.

Career

Editorial intern, Washingtonian magazine, 1986-1987; copy editor, Changing Times magazine, Washington, 1987; assistant editor, Travel Life magazine Whittle Communications, Knoxville, Tennessee, 1987-1990; associate editor, Travel Life magazine Whittle Communications, Knoxville, Tennessee, 1990-1991; freelance writer, editor, Knoxville, 1987-1994; editor-in-chief, A Better Tomorrow magazine Thomas Nelson, Inc., Nashville, 1994-1995; editor-in-chief, Aspire magazine Thomas Nelson Inc., Nashville, since 1994. Journalism instructor U. Tennessee, Knoxville, summer 1993.

Achievements

  • Avocations: golf, interior decorating, reading, guitar. F C.

Membership

Member National Society Young Men’s Christian Association Youth governments.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Golf, interior decorating, reading, guitar.

Connections

Married Stephen Douglas Bailey, April 22, 1995.

father:
Walter Anderson Hopkins

mother:
Carolyn Ruth (Monroe) Hopkins

spouse:
Stephen Douglas Bailey