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Prosecutor , Communications executive

Roger Buchanan Ray, American communications executive, lawyer. Avocations: jogging, motorhome travel, golf, reading, church work. M C. Lay eucharistic minister, former vestry member, former senior warden Church of Ascension, Clearwater, Florida; Member Finance Executives Institute, Clearwater Bar Association, Triad of Pinellas County (president), Notre Dame Alumni Association, Kappa Alpha.

Background

Ray, Roger Buchanan was born on August 12, 1935 in Tampa, Florida, United States. Son of Ralph Jackson and Virginia Marie (Stewart) Ray.

Education

Bachelor in Accounting, University South Florida, 1967. Master of Business Administration with honors, University Notre Dame, 1984. Juris Doctor, Stetson University, 1991.

Career

Accountant, General Telephone Сompany Florida, Tampa, 1959-1967;internal audit manager, GTE Service Company. New York City, 1967-1969;budget director, General Telephone Сompany of S.E., Durham, North Carolina, 1969-1974;vice president, controller, General Telephone Сompany Michigan, Muskegon, 1974-1978;regional vice president finance, GTE Service Corporation, Westfield, Indiana, 1978-1982;vice president finance, General Telephone Сompany Wisconsin, 1982-1984;vice president finance, General Telephone Сompany Ohio, 1982-1984;vice president finance, General Telephone Сompany Pennsylvania, 1982-1984;vice president finance, General Telephone Сompany Illinois, 1982-1984;vice president finance, board directors, General Telephone Сompany Michigan, 1982-1984;vice president finance, board directors, General Telephone Сompany Indiana, 1982-1984;vice president finance, member Executive Committee, board directors, GTE Communications Systems, Phoenix, 1985-1987;assistant state's attorney, 13th judicial circuit Tampa, Florida bar, 1992;assistant state attorney, 6th Judicial Circuit, Pinellas County, Florida, 1992-1996;retired, 1996.

Achievements

  • Avocations: jogging, motorhome travel, golf, reading, church work.

Membership

Lay eucharistic minister, former vestry member, former senior warden Church of Ascension, Clearwater, Florida. Member Finance Executives Institute, Clearwater Bar Association, Triad of Pinellas County (president), Notre Dame Alumni Association, Kappa Alpha.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Jogging, golf, reading, travel.

Connections

Married Mary Frye Gaillard, December 27, 1957. Children: Mary Katherine, Roger Buchanan Junior.

father:
Ralph Jackson Ray

mother:
Virginia Marie (Stewart) Ray

spouse:
Mary Frye Gaillard

children:
Mary Katherine Ray

Roger Buchanan Junior Ray