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David J. Umansky

David J. Umansky, museum executive.

Background

  • Umansky, David J. was born on December 27, 1942 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Milton and Dorothy (Halpern) University.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Journalism, Temple University.

    Career

    • Reporter Philadelphia Inquirer, 1963-1969, education editor, 1969-1971. With Consumer Affairs Offices National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Washington, 1977-1981. Public affairs consultant, 1981-1987.

      Senior vice president Burson-Marstellar, 1987-1995. Director communications Smithsonian Institution, Washington, since 1995. Lecturer George Washington University, 1977-1979.

    Connections

    • Married Adrienne L. Hollander, July 27, 1969. Children: Jenna Beth, Abigail Ruth.
    • father: Milton University
    • mother: Dorothy (Halpern) University
    • spouse: Adrienne L. Hollander
    • children: Jenna Beth Umansky
    • Abigail Ruth Umansky
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    Born December 27, 1942
    (age 73)
    Nationality
    • 1963 - 1969
      Reporter Philadelphia Inquirer
    • 1969 - 1971
      Reporter Philadelphia Inquirer
    • 1977 - 1981
      with Consumer Affairs Offices National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
      Washington, United States
    • 1981 - 1987
      public affairs consultant
    • 1987 - 1995
      senior, vice president Burson-Marstellar
    • 1995
      director, communications Smithsonian Institution
      Washington, United States