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John Allen Crowl

John Allen Crowl was American publishing company executive. Recipient Education Writers award American Association of University Professors, 1971. Trustee Vermont Folklife Center, 1994-1999, Vermont Arts Council, 1994-1998; trustee Planned Parenthood of Northern New England, 1994-2000, chair 1997-1999. With United States Army, 1958.

Background

  • Crowl, John Allen was born on August 10, 1935 in Winchester, Virginia, United States. Son of John Decatur and Cora Elizabeth (LLoyd) Crowl.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Maryland, 1957. Master of Arts, University Maryland, 1961. LhD (honorary), Lebanon Valley College, 1993.

    Career

    • Instructor Staunton (Virginia) Military Academy, 1958-1959. Assistant director public relations Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, 1961-1964. Associate director Editorial Projects for Education, Inc., Baltimore and Washington, 1964-1975, vice president, 1975-1978.

      Associate editor Chronicle of Higher Education, Washington, 1966-1972, managing editor, 1972-1979, public, 1978-1991, vice president, 1979-1992. Founder Thistle Hill Publications, since 2000.

    Works

    • Contributing editor: Vermont Magazine, 1995—2001. Member editorial advisory board Vermont Life magazine, since 2002. Director: Vermont Public Radio, 2004-2010.

    Membership

    Trustee Vermont Folklife Center, 1994-1999, Vermont Arts Council, 1994-1998. Trustee Planned Parenthood of Northern New England, 1994-2000, chair 1997-1999. With United States Army, 1958.

    Connections

    • Married Dana Jane Bernasek, August 27, 1960 (divorced 1986). 1 son, Patrick Joseph. Married Gaal Shepherd, February 10, 1988.
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    • 1957
      University Maryland
    • 1961
      University Maryland
    • 1993
      Lebanon Valley College
    • 1958 - 1959
      Instructor, Staunton (Virginia) Military Academy
    • 1961 - 1964
      assistant, director public relations Johns Hopkins University
      Baltimore, Maryland, United States
    • 1964 - 1975
      associate, director Editorial Projects for Education
    • 1966 - 1972
      associate, editor Chronicle of Higher Education
      Washington, United States
    • 1972 - 1979
      associate, editor Chronicle of Higher Education
    • 1978 - 1991
      associate, editor Chronicle of Higher Education
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