William W. Patton Edit Profile
Bachelor, Stanford University, 1951.
Formerly with, Columbia Broadcasting System, Hollywood, California marketing assistant, Mark Hopkins Hotel, San Francisco, 1948-1951; production assistant, Columbia Broadcasting System Network Broadcasting, Hollywood, California, 1951-1953; general manager, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, Ashland, 1953-1980; executive director, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, Ashland, 1981-1995. Consultant Oregon Shakespeare Festival Endowment Fund, since 1996, Taiwan Cultural Centers, Taipei, 1989.
With United States Air Force, 1945-1947. Member Ashland Chamber of Commerce (president 1964-1965, Citizen of Year award 1983), Rotary.
Married Shirley Roberta Douglass, December 27, 1958. Children: Kristin Anne, Kent Douglass, William Weston.
1951Stanford University , Bachelor of Arts