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fiction writer , journalist

Roberta Wallace Coffey, American fiction writer, journalist. Board directors Opera Company of Boston, 1984; member council Copley Art Society, Boston, 1983-1985, Boston Ballet, 1984-1985. Member Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association New England, National Writers Union.

Background

Coffey, Roberta Wallace was born on January 2, 1939 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Daughter of Robert Edward and Cyrilla (Orth) Wallace.

Education

AB, Brown University, 1981.

Career

Director public relations Parker House Hotel, Boston, 1982-1985. Freelance journalist, since 1985.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to Boston Globe, Boston Herald, Christian Science Monitor, Chicago Tribune, Providence Journal, Toronto Star, others

    • writer fiction.

Membership

Board directors Opera Company of Boston, 1984. Member council Copley Art Society, Boston, 1983-1985, Boston Ballet, 1984-1985. Member Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association New England, National Writers Union.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Jogging, swimming, boating.

Connections

Married Michael B. Coffey, August 2, 1969 (deceased May 1972). 3 children; married John William Martz, September 18, 1993.

father:
Robert Edward Wallace

mother:
Cyrilla (Orth) Wallace

spouses:
Michael B. Coffey

John William Martz