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Thomas Neil McLean, American editor.

Background

McLean, Thomas Neil was born on July 30, 1938 in Blythewood, South Carolina, United States. Son of Hudnalle Bridges and Helen (Allen) McLean.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University South Carolina., 1960;postgraduate, Boston University, 1962.

Career

With, Columbia (South Carolina.) Newspapers Inc., since 1964;assistant managing editor, The State, 1972-1973;editor, The Columbia Record, 1973-1980;executive editor, The State and The Columbia Record, 1980-1990;editorial page editor, vice president, The State and The Columbia Record, since 1990.

Membership

Member South Carolina Consumer Affairs Commission. Trustee United Way, Columbia, member City of Columbia Bicentennial Commission. Chairman Crime Stoppers.

Board directors Providence Hospital Served with United States Air Force, 1961-1964. Member American Society Newspaper Editors, Associated Press Managing Editors Association, South Carolina Associated Press News Council (president), Association United States Army (president chapter), Sigma Delta Chi. Clubs: Summit, Capital City, Kiwanis (director local club).

Connections

Married Margaret Ann McMurray, March 3, 1962. Children: Thomas Neil, Melanie Ann, Patrick David.

father:
Hudnalle Bridges McLean

mother:
Helen (Allen) McLean

spouse:
Margaret Ann McMurray

children:
Thomas Neil McLean

Melanie Ann McLean

Patrick David McLean