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Publishing executive , State legislator

Vincent Francis Callahan, American State legislator, publisher ( govt: legislation administration)publisher, state legislator. Served with United States Marine Corps, 1950-1953; Member of the United States Naval Institute, Marine Technology Society, American Def.Preparedness Association.

Background

Callahan,, Vincent Francis was born on October 30, 1931 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Vincent Francis and Anita (Hawkins) Callahan.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Foreign Service, Georgetown University, 1957. Doctor of Humane Letters (honorary), Northern Virginia Community College, 1997. Doctor of Philosophy (honorary), Marymount University, Arlington, Va, 2008.

Career

Became partner Callahan Publs., 1957. Past president Indiana Newsletters Association, Washington. Member Virginia House of Delegates, since 1968, minority leader, 1982-1985.

Candidate for lieutenant governor Virginia, 1965. State finance chairman Republican Party of Virginia, 1966-1968. Candidate for United States Congress, 1976.

Past director Washington Metropolitan Council Govts.

Membership

Candidate for lieutenant governor Virginia, 1965. State finance chairman Republican Party of Virginia, 1966-1968. Candidate for United States Congress, 1976.

Chairman Northern Virginia Community Foundation. Chairman Jamestown-Yorktown Found. Chairman emeritus Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation.

Board visitors, George Mason University With United States Marine Corps, 1950-1953. As lieutenant United States Coast Guard Reserve, 1959-1963. Member United States Naval Institute, National Press Club, Kiwanis (past president McLean, Virginia).

Connections

Children from previous marriage: Vincent Francis III, Elizabeth Lauren, Anita Marie, Cynthia Helen, Robert Bruce. Married Yvonne Weight, February 15, 2006.

father:
VincentFrancis Callahan

mother:
Anita (Hawkins) Callahan

spouse:
DorothyHelen Budge

children:
Vincent Francis III Callahan

Elizabeth Lauren Callahan

Anita Marie Callahan

Cynthia Helen Callahan

Robert Bruce Callahan