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journalist , motivational speaker

Shawn Lanard Lane, American journalist, motivational speaker. Recipient Best Sports Feature award Texas Publication Association, 1997, Best Educational Feature award, 1997. With United States Army, 1993-1996. Member National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, National Association Black Journalists (parliamentarian 1996), Society Professional Journalists, Phi Beta Sigma (historian since 1997, parliamentarian).

Background

Lane, Shawn Lanard was born on September 11, 1972 in Ennis, Texas, United States. Son of Edward Charles Lane Senior and Linda Diane (Giddings) Dorrough.

Education

AS, University Maryland, 1995. Bachelor in Journalism, University North Texas, 2000.

Career

Salesperson Sears, Dallas, 1989-1991. Security guard Pinkerton Security, 1992-1993. Credit officer J.C. Penney's, 1996-1997.

News reporter Dallas Examiner, 1996-1998, The Writer's Consortium, Dallas, 1998-2001. Marketing specialist American Airlines, since 2001. Founder Words from Within.

Politics

The commitment of individual Christians to work for social and political change should be recognized as a fully legitimate form of Christian discipleship.

Views

Responsibility for parenting is to encourage social, economic, and religious efforts to maintain and strengthen relationships within families in order that every member may be assisted toward complete personhood.

Membership

With United States Army, 1993-1996. Member National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, National Association Black Journalists (parliamentarian 1996), Society Professional Journalists, Phi Beta Sigma (historian since 1997, parliamentarian).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: socializing, reading, writing.

Connections

father:
Edward Charles Lane Senior Dorrough

mother:
Linda Diane (Giddings) Dorrough