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Richard R. Crocker

Richard R. Crocker, American journalist. Member Society Professional Journalists (president Kansas chapter 1971), Society Newspaper Design.

Background

  • Crocker, Richard R. was born on June 6, 1938 in Wichita, Kansas, United States. Son of Cecil R. and Hazel C. (Cheatham) Crocker.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Journalism, University Kansas, 1960.

    Career

    • Reporter/editor The Salina (Kansas) Journal, 1960-1963. Editor The Wichita Eagle, 1963-1972, The Washington Post, since 1972, assistant managing editor news, since 1987.

    Membership

    Member Society Professional Journalists (president Kansas chapter 1971), Society Newspaper Design.

    Connections

    • Married Elvira J. Valenzuela, May 24, 1966. 1 child, Christopher M.
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    Born June 6, 1938
    • 1960
      University Kansas
    • 1960 - 1963
      Reporter/editor The Salina (Kansas) Journal
    • 1963 - 1972
      editor The Wichita Eagle
    • 1972
      editor The Wichita Eagle