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Editor , educator , photographer , writer

Maurice Timothy O'Keefe, American editor, writer, photographer, educator. Past president Florida Outdoor Writers Association; Member Society of America Travel Writers (1st vice president Atlantic-Caribbean chapter 2002-2004, president 2004-2008, national president elect since 2008), Travel Journalists Guild.

Background

O'Keefe, Maurice Timothy was born on March 7, 1943 in New York City. Son of Maurice Edward and Jeanne Elizabeth (Murphy) O'K.

Education

Bachelor, Washington, Lee University, 1965. Master of Arts, University North Carolina, 1967. Doctor of Philosophy, University North Carolina, 1968.

Career

Instructor, professor University Central Florida, Orlando, 1968—2002, head journalism division Nicholson School Communications, 1998—2002, professor emeritus, since 2003.

Works

Membership

Past president Florida Outdoor Writers Association. Member Society of America Travel Writers (1st vice president Atlantic-Caribbean chapter 2002-2004, president 2004-2008, national president elect since 2008), Travel Journalists Guild.

Connections

1 child, Timothy Patrick.

father:
Maurice Edward O'K.

mother:
Jeanne Elizabeth (Murphy) O'K.

child:
Timothy Patrick O'Keefe