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Communications executive

Roger Chalon Bates, American communications executive. Board directors Allied Arts Foundation, Oklahoma City, since 1984, Junior Achievement, since 1985, United Way, since 1987, Mercy Hospital, since 1986. Member Telephone Pioneers American (president 1986-1987), Finance Executives Institute.

Background

Bates, Roger Chalon was born on November 4, 1935 in Highland Park, Illinois, United States. Son of Carl Everett and Cerretta Mae (Rogers) Bates.

Education

Bachelor, Hendrix College, 1957.

Career

With Southwestern Bell Telephone –°ompany, Oklahoma City, since 1957, assistant vice president operations staff, since 1987. Manager accounting American Telephone & Telegraph Company Company, New York City, 1968-1969.

Membership

Board directors Allied Arts Foundation, Oklahoma City, since 1984, Junior Achievement, since 1985, United Way, since 1987, Mercy Hospital, since 1986. Member Telephone Pioneers American (president 1986-1987), Finance Executives Institute.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Furniture refinishing, wood working, sports.

Connections

Married Shelby Jeanne Reynolds, August 26, 1956. Children: Cerretta Kay Bates Kelly, James Walter.

father:
Carl Everett Bates

mother:
Cerretta Mae (Rogers) Bates

spouse:
Shelby Jeanne Reynolds

children:
Cerretta Kay Bates Kelly Bates

James Walter Bates