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Robert James Aitken Edit Profile

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Robert James Aitken, Australian Magazine editors Cmty. leader, Parkes, 1969-1984, Lower Blue Mountains, NSW, since 1984. Member Rotary International (district governor 1996-1997), NSW Womens Hockey Association (head coach 1991-1997), NWS Hockey Association (life), NSW Parents and Citizens Association (life).

Background

Aitken, Robert James was born on June 11, 1945 in Parkes, Australia. Son of Robert and Ivy Edna (Page) Aitken.

Career

Cadet journalist, Western Newspapers, Parkes, 1962-1964; B grade journalist, Western Newspapers, Parkes, 1964-1969; editor, Western Newspapers, Parkes, 1969-1971; managing editor, Western Newspapers, Parkes, 1971-1984; managing editor, Rotary Down Under, Parramatta, Australia, since 1984. Public relations consultant Rotary International, Australia/New Zealand, since 1984, senior editor, World Magazines, since 1994.

Membership

Cmty. leader, Parkes, 1969-1984, Lower Blue Mountains, NSW, since 1984. Member Rotary International (district governor 1996-1997), NSW Womens Hockey Association (head coach 1991-1997), NWS Hockey Association (life), NSW Parents and Citizens Association (life).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: hockey, cricket (Newark Colleges of Arts and Sciences level II coach).

Connections

Married Rita Ann Helm, February 11, 1967. Children: David Anthony, Corrina Annual.

father:
Robert Aitken

mother:
Ivy Edna (Page) Aitken

spouse:
Rita Ann Helm

children:
David Anthony Aitken

Corrina Annual Aitken