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Publishing executive

William Saunderson Mayo, American publishing executive. Member of American Library Association, Washington Book Publishers, Association American University Presses, Association American Publishers Inc., American Booksellers Association.

Background

Mayo, William Saunderson was born on January 7, 1938 in Corona, New York, United States. Son of Raymond Charles and Gladys Rose (Jennings) Mayo.

Education

Student, City College of New York, 1958—1961.

Career

Accounting clerk Simon & Schuster, Incorporated, New York York City, 1955—1959. Controller Hill & Wang, Inc., 1959—1966. Vice president, assistant secretary Basic Books, Inc., 1966—1970.

Controller, assistant secretary Intext Press, Inc., 1970—1973. Assistant director, business manager Howard University Press, Washington, 1974—1987, public consultant, since 1988. Consultant Russell Sage Foundation, New York City, 1967.

Advisory committee Washington Technology Institute, 1975. Consultant National Endowment of the Humanities, Washington, 1980—1981. With United States Air Force Reserve, 1955-1963.

Membership

Member of American Library Association, Washington Book Publishers, Association American University Presses, Association American Publishers Inc., American Booksellers Association.

Connections

Married Carol Ann Lang, July 19, 1958 (divorced July 1972). Children: William Saunderson II, Kelly Annual.

father:
Raymond Charles Mayo

mother:
Gladys Rose (Jennings) Mayo

spouse:
Carol Ann Lang

children:
William Saunderson II Mayo

Kelly Annual Mayo