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marketing executive , writer

Samira E. Watson Robinson, American marketing executive, writer. Recipient Certified of Appreciation, Christian Women's Network, Apostolic Church of God, 1992, Act of Kindness award Mayor's Light Up Chicago Volunteer Program, Chicago, 1997.

Background

Robinson, Samira E. Watson was born on February 24, 1965 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Christine Watson.

Education

Bachelor with honors, Columbia College, Chicago, 1989. Postgraduate, Columbia College, Chicago, since 1996.

Career

Research assistant Columbia College/CBMR, Chicago, 1986-1989. Account executive assistant ketchum Public Relations, 1989. Marketing coordinator Muntu Dance Company, 1990.

Program assistant Catholic Charities, 1991-1996. Youth care worker/advocate Mercy Home for Boys and Girls, 1995-1997. Program director Catholic Charities, since 1996.

Consultant in field; founder, minister Circle of Life Universal Family Ministries, 1999.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: A Tribute to the Youth of Mercy Home, 1997. Poet contributor (anthology) Kaliedioscope, Ink, Women at Work, 1993. Editor Forever Free News, 1992-1996.

      Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Host Democratic National Convention, Chicago, 1996. Proposal screener Columbia Broadcasting System-television Network, Channel 2, Chicago, 1995. Telethon on-air assistant The College Fund,/United Negro College Fund, Chicago, 1997.

Member Catholic Charities Generation Council, Chicago, 1993-1995. Member Columbia College Alumni Association (treasurer, executive board), Apostolic Church of God Ministerial Alliance, Chicago Association Black Journalists (affiliate), Phi Beta Sigma (silhouette member, little sister 1984-1985, life).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Creative writing, reading, motivational speaker, youth advocacy, church ministry.

Connections

father:
Christine Watson. Robinson