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Publishing company executive

Donald Earle Kneeland, American Publishing company executive. Recipient 1st award New York State Press Association and Wall St. Journal, 1960, award Rochester Society Communicating Arts, 1967.

Background

Kneeland, Donald Earle was born on April 18, 1933 in Corning, New York, United States. Son of William Francis and Ethel Mary (Keenan) Kneeland.

Education

Bachelor, Niagra University. Postgraduate, Pennsylvania State University, 1961.

Career

Reporter, Elmira (New York) Star Gazette, 1960-1963; communications supervisor, R.T. French Company, Rochester, New York, 1963-1967; publications editor, Darcy Associations, Rochester, 1967-1968; public relations director, Blue Cross and Blue Shield, Rochester, 1968-1988; president, Larque Publs., Inc., since 1988. Vice president Marketing Communicators, Inc., 1980-1988.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Spirits of The Genesee/Finger Lakes Region, 1984, More Spirits..., 1987.

Membership

Public relations chairman Genesee Valley Citizens League for Nursing, Rochester, 1973-1974. President United Cancer Council, Rochester, 1976-1982. Member Monroe County Health Advisory Committee, 1985-1987.

Board directors Palmyra/Macedon School Board, 1986-1989. Counselor Finger Lakes Association, Penn Yan, New York, since 1986. Member Public Relations Society of America (past president, secretary 1976), Rochester Advertising Council (secretary 1973, award 1984).

Lodges: Elks, American Legion.

Connections

Married Judith Ann Zammett, June 13, 1942. Children: Bethan Ann, Kristine Lynn.

father:
William Francis Kneeland

mother:
Ethel Mary (Keenan) Kneeland

spouse:
Judith Ann Zammett

child:
Kristine Lynn Kneeland

child:
Bethan Ann Kneeland