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public relations professional

Richard Eugene Hatfield, American public relations professional. Member advisory board Search Regional Child Health Specialty Clinic, Burlington, since 1985. With United States Air Force, 1951-1955. Member Iowa Hospital Association (council on communications 1989-1991), Am Society Hospital Marketing and Public Relations, Burlington Chamber of Commerce (quality of life committee 1988-1991), Kiwanis (board directors 1989-1991).

Background

Hatfield, Richard Eugene was born on January 30, 1932 in Humeston, Iowa, United States. Son of Kenneth Laurel Hatfield and Marjorie Ella (Street) Cloos.

Education

Bachelor in Journalism, Drake University, 1960. Master of Arts in Mass Communications, Drake University, 1982.

Career

Reporter Argus-Leader, Sioux Falls, South Dakota, 1961-1962. City editor Daily Globe, Worthington, Minnesota, 1962-1964. Statehouse reporter Dispatch/Pioneer Press, St. Paul, 1964-1966.

Staff writer Register and Tribune, Des Moines, 1966-1978. Public relations director Mercy Hospital Medical Center, 1978-1983, corporation director planning and marketing, 1983-1985. Vice president, community relations and marketing Burlington (Iowa) Medical Center, since 1985.

Membership

Member advisory board Search Regional Child Health Specialty Clinic, Burlington, since 1985. With United States Air Force, 1951-1955. Member Iowa Hospital Association (council on communications 1989-1991), Am Society Hospital Marketing and Public Relations, Burlington Chamber of Commerce (quality of life committee 1988-1991), Kiwanis (board directors 1989-1991).

Connections

Married Rena Marie Johnson, June 16, 1962. Children: Richard Scott, Kimberly Kay, Jeffrey Keith.

father:
Kenneth Laurel Hatfield Cloos

mother:
Marjorie Ella (Street) Cloos

spouse:
Rena Marie Johnson

child:
Richard Scott Hatfield

child:
Kimberly Kay Hatfield

child:
Jeffrey Keith Hatfield