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Michael Lewis Garrett, American, British author, educator, editor. Named for Outstanding Support, United Way, 1987.


Garrett, Michael Lewis was born on November 6, 1949 in Birmingham, Alabama, United States. Son of Herbert Lewis and Willie Christine (Wilson) Garrett.


AS, Jefferson State Junior College, Birmingham, 1969. Bachelor of Science, University Alabama, Birmingham, 1971.


Accounting supervisor, Liberty National Life Insurance Company, Birmingham, 1972-1974;assistant treasurer, Southern Research Institute, Birmingham, 1974-1988;controller, Glamourtop Corporation, Birmingham, 1988-1989;author, instructor, Birmingham, 1990-1991;business manager, Cater Hays Staub Inc, Birmingham, 1991-1995;president, Creative Inspirations, Inc., since 1995. Writing instructor, since 1987.



Board directors Industrial Health Council, Birmingham, 1988-1989. Committee member Southeastern Writers Roundtable, Birmingham, 1990-1991. President Irondale Public Library., 1993-1997, chairman, 1995-1997.

Member American Society for Training and Development, Association for Continuing Higher Education, Writer Conferences and Festivals, Alabama Writers Forum, Magic City Writers (honorary lifetime, president 1985-1988), Personnel Association Birmingham, Birmingham Employee Benefits Forum, Irondale Swim and Tennis Club (treasurer 1991-1992).


Married Judy Gettys, June 14, 1974 (divorced August 1984). 1 child, Julie; married Sharon Wade, February 15, 1986. 1 child, Wade; 1 stepchild, Leslie.

Herbert Lewis Garrett

Willie Christine (Wilson) Garrett

Judy Gettys

Sharon Wade

Julie Garrett

Wade Garrett