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Bowie, George H. (George Henry), 1945-

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1945-

Biographical History

George H. Bowie (b. 1945) was an academic administrator in Utah.

George Henry Bowie was born in 1945 in Provo, Utah. He later moved to Scotland, where he worked as a tax officer and with the Aberdeen City Police. He then returned to the United States to attend Brigham Young University. He received his bachelor's degree in 1976 and a master's degree in 1990.

Bowie began working at Brigham Young University in 1976 as the director of public affairs. Over the course of his career at the university he served as managing director public relations, executive director public affairs, and assistant advancment vice president.

He retired from the university in 2000, and founded Westmoor Consulting in Provo, Utah.

Citation

George H. Bowie papers, 1989-1992 (Assistant Advancement Vice President and Executive Director, Alumni Association, at Brigham Young University)

Marquis who's who, via WWW, May 27, 2020 (George Henry Bowie; b. 1945 in Provo, Utah; BA, Brigham Young University, 1976; MA, Brigham Young University, 1990; income tax officer, Inland Revenue Service, Aberdeen, Scotland, 1962-1967; officer, Aberdeen City Police, Aberdeen, Scotland, 1967-1971; director public affairs, Brigham Young University, 1976-1982; managing director public relations, 1982-1985; executive director public affairs, 1985-1992; assistant advancment vice president, 1992- ; member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) http://search.marquiswhoswho.com/profile/100000203742

Utah Division of Corporations and Commercial Code registry, via WWW, May 27, 2020 (George H. Bowie; registered Westmoor Consulting in Provo, Utah, 2001)

Not found: Brigham Young University undergraduate catalog, 2000

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

George H. Bowie papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 832
Scope and Contents Correspondence, memoranda, financial records, short publications, handbooks, schedules, manuals, outlines, questionnaires, charts, agendas, calendars, news clippings, maps, programs, photographs concerning BYU 1991 Homecoming, and other office files. Also includes alumni board meeting minutes.
Dates: 1989-1992

Oral history interview with George H. Bowie on the University Relations Division

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: UA OH 174
Scope and Contents Interview by Mark Smith with George Bowie to chart out and understand the history, development, and organization of the University Relations Division.
Dates: 1994

Public Affairs records on Ramses II exhibit

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 697
Scope and Contents Contains correspondence, advertisements, posters, catalogs, logistical information, contracts, marketing strategies, and interviews with Jeffrey Holland, Jae Ballif, and George Bowie.
Dates: 1985-1986