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Lawrence Ripley Smith

Lawrence Ripley Smith, American communications educator. Media specialist Harvest Communications Church, New Brighton, Minnesota, since 1996. Member International Communications Association, International Network for Social Network Analysis, Speech Communications Association.

Background

  • Smith, Lawrence Ripley was born on June 4, 1964 in Thermopolis, Wyoming, United States. Son of Kent Howard Smith and Virginia Eunice (Zollars) Jorgensen.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Dubuque, 1986. Master of Arts, University Minnesota, 1990. Doctor of Philosophy, University Minnesota, 1996.

    Career

    • Graduate teaching associate University Minnesota, Minneapolis, 1989-1991. Assistant professor communications Northwestern College, St. Paul, since 1992. Seminar facilitator Focus 15 Adult Education, St. Paul, since 1993.

      Public speaker in field, since 1992. Webpage/website consultant, St. Paul, since 1996.

    Works

    • Contributing author: (book) International and Intercultural Communication Annual, 1992. Contributor articles to professional journals and publications.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Media specialist Harvest Communications Church, New Brighton, Minnesota, since 1996. Member International Communications Association, International Network for Social Network Analysis, Speech Communications Association.

    Personality

    Interests

    Woodworking, recreational soccer, mountain biking, guitar.

    Connections

    • Married Barbara Jo Cattrysse, June 8, 1986. Children: Erika Dawn, Briana Jo, Mikala Ruth.
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    Born June 4, 1964
    (age 53)
    • 1986
      University Dubuque
    • 1990
      University Minnesota
    • 1996
      University Minnesota
    • 1989 - 1991
      Graduate teaching associate, University Minnesota
      Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
    • 1992
      assistant, professor communications Northwestern College