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donna axum whitworth ● who’s who DONNA AXUM WHITWORTH Location: Fort Worth, Texas Eyes: Green Hair: Brown MAJOR TITLES Miss America 1964 OTHER POSITIONS & HONORS Ⅲ University instructor Author Ⅲ Television executive producer and TV hostess Ⅲ Professional speaker Ⅲ University of Arkansas Advisory Board Ⅲ Distinguished Alumnus of UA Ⅲ Chair of the Executive Committee for the National Committee for the Perform- ing Arts for the Kennedy Center in Wash- ington D.C. Ⅲ First Miss America elected to Miss America Board of Directors Ⅲ Executive Committee as 1st Vice Chair Ⅲ Co-Chair of the Judges Committee and Co-Chair of the State License Committee Ⅲ Advisory Council of the Dallas/Fort Worth World Affairs Council Ⅲ Executive Committees of the Fort Worth Symphony and the Van Cliburn Founda- tion and the Texas Christian University College of Fine Arts Board of Visitors Ⅲ EDUCATION Her Miss America scholarship was used to complete her Bachelor degree in 1966, and Masters degree at the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville in Speech/Drama, Radio/TV/film in 1969 F N O ACH IO EMENT IEV RECOGNIT MAJOR INSPIRATION Who’s Who Founded 1974 PAGEANTRY TM Her faith is a stronghold of her life and is reflected in her service to the Southwest- ern Baptist Theological Seminary as an Advisory Board member working in the areas of Women's Ministries and Seminary Advancement. Married to J. Bryan Whit- worth. Between them, they have five chil- dren and ten grandchildren. PAGEANTRY 41