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journalist

Parker Laurence Payson, American journalist. Recipient Queen Noor fellowship Jordarlar Government award Duke University, Amman, Jordan, 1986. Volunteer Washington Literacy Council, since 1989, George Bush Inaugural Committee, Washington, 1989. Member Royal British Scientific and Exploration Society, Cato Institute, Phi Gamma Delta (historian 1984-1985).

Background

Payson, Parker Laurence was born on July 21, 1965 in New York City. Son of Phillips Howes Payson and Sheila Whitney (Bullock) Tucker.

Education

Bachelor, University of the South, Sewayee, TennesseeMaster of Business Administration, University of Chicago.

Career

Sports editor, Cables News Network, Atlanta, 1984;assistant English editor, The Jordan Times, Amman, 1986;fundraiser, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Arlington, Virginia, 1988;reporter, The Times of the Americas, Washington, 1988;venturer, Operation Raleigh, Nairobi, Kenya, 1988;news editor, The Washington Report on Middle East Affairs, Washington, since 1989.

Works

Membership

Volunteer Washington Literacy Council, since 1989, George Bush Inaugural Committee, Washington, 1989. Member Royal British Scientific and Exploration Society, Cato Institute, Phi Gamma Delta (historian 1984-1985).

Connections

father:
Phillips Howes Payson Tucker

mother:
Sheila Whitney (Bullock) Tucker