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Public relations executive

Susan Huggard Parker Sykes, American public relations executive. Licensed teacher English. Member Public Relations Society of America, National Association Women Business Owners (Long Island chapter, chairman membership 1989-1992, vice president 1990-1991, president 1991-1992), Gamma Phi Beta.

Background

Sykes, Susan Huggard Parker was born on July 29, 1939 in New York City. Daughter of Bill C.W. and Margaret (Effinger) Huggard.

Education

Bachelor in English, University Michigan, 1961. Master of Arts in Media, Fairfield University, 1980.

Career

High school drama director Stamford (Connecticut) Catholic High School, 1971-1972. Contributing editor Stratford (Connecticut) News, 1976-1977. High school drama director Joel Barlow High School, Redding, Connecticut, 1978-1980.

Technical coordinator National Computer Software Systems, Wilton, 1981-1982. Public relations manager Intec Corporation, Trumbull, 1982-1983, Creative Output, Inc., Milford, 1983-1984, Decision Resources, Inc., Westport, 1985-1986. Vice president Inter Active Software, New York City, 1988-1990.

Owner, president Market Makers Public Relations, Glen Cove, New York, 1987-1992. Vice president, manager technical division Howard Blankman Inc., Jericho, 1992-1993. Administrator Sm. Business Council Long Island Association, from 1994.

Achievements

  • Licensed teacher English.

Membership

Member Public Relations Society of America, National Association Women Business Owners (Long Island chapter, chairman membership 1989-1992, vice president 1990-1991, president 1991-1992), Gamma Phi Beta.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: writing, service to others, sailing, teaching.

Connections

Married Edward Parker, 1979 (divorced). Children: Julie Parker Marini, Cindy Parker, Debbie. Married Charles Jeremy Sykes, February 7, 1989.

father:
Bill C.W. Huggard

mother:
Margaret (Effinger) Huggard

spouse:
Edward Parker

spouse:
Charles Jeremy Sykes

child:
Julie Parker Marini Sykes

child:
Cindy Parker Sykes

child:
Debbie Sykes