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Television executive

Pamela Hill, American television executive. Trustee Bennington College, Fund for Free Expression, Media and Society Columbia University; Member Directors Guild (member council on foreign relations), Writers Guild, National Academy Television Arts and Sciences.

Background

Hill, Pamela was born on August 18, 1938 in Winchester, Indiana, United States. Daughter of Paul and Mary Frances (Hollis) Abel.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Bennington College, 1960;postgraduate, Universidad Autonoma de Mexico, 1961;postgraduate, U. Glasgow, 1958-1959.

Career

Foreign affairs analyst, Nelson A. Rockefeller Presidential Campaign, 1961-1964;researcher, associate producer, director, producer, NBC News, 1965-1973;director White Paper series, NBC News, 1969-1972;producer Edwin Newman's Comment, NBC News, 1972;producer, Closeup documentary series ABC News, New York City, 1973-1978;executive producer, Closeup documentary series ABC News, New York City, 1978-1989;vice president, ABC News, 1979-1989;vice president, executive producer, Cable News Network Special Assignment, Cable News Network, New York City, since 1989;sr.v.p. senior executive, Cable News Network Special Assignment, Cable News Network, 96-. Member Council on Foreign Relations.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: United States Foreign Policy, 1945-1965, 1968. Contributor photographs to Catching Up With America, 1969.

Membership

Trustee Bennington College, Fund for Free Expression, Media and Society Columbia University. Member Directors Guild (member council on foreign relations), Writers Guild, National Academy Television Arts and Sciences.

Connections

Daughter of Paul and Mary Frances (Hollis) Abel. M. Tom Wicker, March 9, 1974. 1 son, Christopher Hill.

Stepchildren: Cameron Wicker, Grey Wicker, Lisa Freed, Kayce Freed.

father:
Paul Abel

mother:
Mary Frances (Hollis) Abel

spouse:
Tom Wicker

children:
Cameron Wicker Hill

Grey Wicker Hill

Lisa Freed Hill

Kayce Freed Hill