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broadcast engineer

Nathan Kevin Burris, American broadcast engineer. License radiotelephone operator with radar endorsement. Recipient Certified of Excellence United Daughters of the Confederacy, 1972. Member Society Broadcast Engineers (certified, frequency coordinator since 1985), Broadcast Professionals Forum.

Background

Burris, Nathan Kevin was born on August 9, 1954 in Franklinton, Louisiana, United States. Son of Robert Nathan and Keitha (Casanova) Burris.

Education

Graduate Electronics Technology, Sullivan Vocational Technology, Bogalusa, Louisiana, 1974. Certified Digital Instrumentation, Louisiana State University, 1977.

Career

Disc jockey, Station WFCG, Franklinton, 1970-1974;operations engineer, Station WBRZ-television, Baton Rouge, 1974-1976;maintenance engineer, Station WBRZ-television, Baton Rouge, 1976-1985;engineering/EFP supervisor, Station WBRZ-television, Baton Rouge, since 1985;engineer in-charge, Jefferson Baptist Church television Ministry, Baton Rouge, 1980-1995;assistant chief engineer, WDSU-television, New Orleans, since 1995.

Achievements

  • License radiotelephone operator with radar endorsement.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Inventor: TBC Changeover, 1977 (2d place award 1977), Status/Start Circuit, 1978.

Religion

The purpose of human existence is to love, worship, and serve God in thought, word, and deed, and, grounded in this relationship with God, to love and serve others.

Politics

A believer should support social climates, in which human communities are maintained and strengthened for the sake of all persons and their growth.

Views

The sense of being connected is how the Church as a whole should be structured. At its heart is an understanding of the Christian community as the 'body of Christ '.

Membership

Member Society Broadcast Engineers (certified, frequency coordinator since 1985), Broadcast Professionals Forum.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: model railroading, train watching.

Connections

Married Melanie Gascon, May 5, 1990. 1 child, Rachel Elizabeth.

father:
Robert Nathan Burris

mother:
Keitha (Casanova) Burris

spouse:
Melanie Gascon

child:
Rachel Elizabeth Burris