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Public relations executive

Maryellen Thomas, American public relations executive. Member of Women in Communications, Publicity Club of Chicago, League of Black Women (assistant to president 1979-1981).

Background

Thomas, Maryellen was born on March 31, 1943 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Thomas Ward and Lillian (Henton) Ward/Vesely.

Education

Diploma in nursing, Illinois Research College, 1959. Bachelor, Columbia College, Chicago, 1962.

Career

Nurse Chicago Board Health, 1965—1969. Copywriter Northwest Ayer, 1969—1970. With public affairs department Blue Cross/Blue Shield, 1970—1975.

Public relations representative Proctor and Gardner Company, since 1975. Chairman committee Private Industry Council, Chicago.

Membership

Member of Women in Communications, Publicity Club of Chicago, League of Black Women (assistant to president 1979-1981).

Connections

Married Kenneth Thomas, April 20, 1963. Children: Maria, Crystal.

father:
Thomas Ward Ward/Vesely

mother:
Lillian (Henton) Ward/Vesely

spouse:
Kenneth Thomas

child:
Maria Thomas

child:
Crystal Thomas