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Valerie Fields-Hill, American journalist. Named Journalist of Year, Duborma Liberian Women's Organization, 1997. Member Leadership Arlington, 1997; co-chairman Urban High School Journalism Workshop, Dallas, 1996. Member National Association Black Journalists, Dallas-Fort Worth Association Black Communicators (executive board 1992-1997), Society Professional Journalists, Delta Sigma Theta.

Background

Fields-Hill, Valerie was born on April 29, 1965 in Farmerville, Louisiana, United States. Daughter of Elvadus and Mamie Marie (Harrison) Fields-Hill.

Education

Bachelor in Liberal Studies, Southern University and Agricultural and Mechanical College, 1987. Postgraduate, Robert Maynard Institute Journal Edn, 1993. Postgraduate, Maynard Institute Journalism, 2000.

Career

Billing accountant representative Sprint, Atlanta, 1987-1988. Reporter Daily Commercial, Leesburg, Florida, 1988-1990. Urban affairs writer Fort Worth Star-Telegram Northeast, Bedford, Texas, 1990-1994.

Advertising accountant representative Fort Worth Star-Telegram, 1994-1995, religion writer, 1995-1996. Senior writer, religion editor Arlington (Texas) Morning News, 1996-1998, copy editor, 1999-2001. Assistant city editor The Dallas Morning News, 2001—2004.

Media consultant One Church, One Child, Fort Worth, 1997.

Religion

Life is not about things. Life is relationships. Foremost of those relationships is the one we hold with Jesus Christ.

Politics

Government is appointed by God as His servant to encourage good and restrain evil to the end that all people are blessed and His people are enabled to live quiet and peaceful lives in all godliness and holiness.

Views

The sense of being connected is how the Church as a whole should be structured. At its heart is an understanding of the Christian community as the 'body of Christ '.

Membership

Member Leadership Arlington, 1997. Co-chairman Urban High School Journalism Workshop, Dallas, 1996. Member National Association Black Journalists, Dallas-Fort Worth Association Black Communicators (executive board 1992-1997), Society Professional Journalists, Delta Sigma Theta.

Connections

Married Clarence Edward Hill, Junior.

father:
Elvadus Fields-Hill

mother:
Mamie Marie (Harrison) Fields-Hill

spouse:
Clarence Edward Hill