Jerry D. Frazee was born in Wichita Falls, Texas in 1929 and attended public school in that city. His degrees are from the University of Texas (Austin) in Physical Chemistry with a minor in Physics. He is member of the Sigma Xi honorary chemical society and the Sigma Epsilon honorary athletic society. He belongs to the American Chemical Society, American Physical Society, and the AAAS. His work experience includes several years as a research chemist in the space industry and quality control chemist in the area of polymers, cement, color, and solid propellants. He has done post-doctoral work at several universities and has taught general and analytical chemistry at several colleges. He first attended the Unitarian Church while in college and has been a member of First Church in Austin, Texas for twenty years. He has written several Unitarian Universalist histories including a life of the Texas Unitarian pioneer Edwin M. Wheelock, The Magnificent Carpetbagger.
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