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Edwin Dean Overton Named a Lifetime Achiever by Marquis Who’s Who

Edwin D. Overton has been endorsed by Marquis Who’s Who as a leader in the field of ministry

PORTALES, NM, August 11, 2017, Marquis Who’s Who, the world’s premier publisher of biographical profiles, is proud to name Edwin Overton a Lifetime Achiever. An accomplished listee, Edwin Overton celebrates many years’ experience in his professional network, and has been noted for achievements, leadership qualities, and the credentials and successes he has accrued in his field. As in all Marquis Who’s Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection process.

After accruing nearly 45 years of professional excellence in his field, Mr. Overton retired from his role as a teacher of religion, philosophy and counseling at Eastern New Mexico University. At the start of his career, he joined a Christian Church as their minister. Over the years, he held a number of youth minister and campus minister roles for churches in Oklahoma and New Mexico. Additionally, he has lent his dedicated efforts to Christian Campus House for 25 years as a director.

A graduate of Midwest Christian College and Eastern New Mexico University, Mr. Overton holds a Bachelor of Theology, a Master of Arts in religion, and an Education Specialist designation. In order to remain active and engaged within his professional circles, he affiliated himself with the American Association of Christian Counselors. Throughout his career, he has contributed his knowledge to a number of creative works, including “The Christian Campus House at Eastern New Mexico University,” which he edited for many years.

In addition to his status as a respected and versatile figure in his industry, he has been recognized many times for his professional accomplishments. For many years, Mr. Overton has been featured in Who’s Who in America, Who’s Who in American Education, Who’s Who in the West, Who’s Who in the World, Who’s Who in Religion, and Who’s Who in Medicine and Healthcare.

In recognition of outstanding contributions to his profession and the Marquis Who’s Who community, Edwin Overton has been featured on the Marquis Who’s Who Lifetime Achievers website. Please visit for more information about this honor.