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William Ross MacKaye, American Editor, writer. E-mail: wmackaye@intrust.org. Recipient Supple award Religion Newswriters Association, 1968; fellow Fund Theological Education, 1955-1956; Conglomerate fellow American Political Science Association, 1960-1961; professional journalism fellow Stanford University, 1974-1975. Trustee General Theological Seminary, 1972-1978; chair The Washington Free Clinic, 1982-1991, 97.

Background

MacKaye, William Ross was born on June 1, 1934 in New York City. Son of Milton and Dorothy Cameron (Disney) MacK.

Education

AB, Harvard University, 1955; postgraduate, General Theological Seminary, 1955-1956.

Career

Lay assistant, St. Mary's Episcopal Church, New York City, 1956-1957; reporter, Minneapolis Star, 1958-1961; Washington correspondent, Houston Chronicle, 1961-1966; religion editor, Washington Post, 1966-1975; associate editor, Washington Post Magazine, 1975-1986; freelance writer, Washington, since 1986; editor, In Trust Magazine, since 1989; Chief Executive Officer, In Trust Inc., since 1996.

Achievements

  • E-mail: wmackaye@intrust.org.

Works

Membership

Trustee General Theological Seminary, 1972-1978. Chair The Washington Free Clinic, 1982-1991, 97.

Connections

Married Mary Anne Garner, September 1, 1956. Children: Katharine Veta Kristin, Susannah Dorothy Aquin, Ian Thomas Garner, Alexander John Daniel, Amanda Hope Julie.

father:
Milton MacK.

mother:
Dorothy Cameron (Disney) MacK.

spouse:
Mary Anne Garner

children:
Amanda Hope Julie MacKaye

Alexander John Daniel MacKaye

Susannah Dorothy Aquin MacKaye

Ian Thomas Garner MacKaye

Katharine Veta Kristin MacKaye