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Broadcast executive

Edward Arthur Knapp, American broadcast executive. Senior member Society Broadcast Engineers, member Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association Clubs: Meadowbrook Rod and Gun (East Meadow, New York ).

Background

Knapp, Edward Arthur was born on December 25, 1935 in Brooklyn. Son of Edward Julius and Julia Anna (Stanek) Knapp.

Education

Associate of Applied Science, State University of New York, Farmingdale, 1956.

Career

Chief engineer, Station WATI, Farmingdale, 1954-1956;chief engineer, Station WGBB, Freeport, New York, 1956-1958;chief engineer, Station WBAB-AM-FM, Babylon, New York, 1958-1960;chief engineer, Station WFYI, Mineola, New York, 1960-1963;chief engineer, Station WOR-AM-FM-television, New York City, 1963-1980;director station operations, Station W National Broadcasting Company-television, New York City, since 1980. Construction engineering Broadcast Services Company, Freeport, 1965-1974.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Religion

Through Jesus' death on the cross, and his resurrection, God has broken the power of all that is evil, in the world and in us.

Politics

All human life is sacred and created by God and therefore, we must see all human life as significant and valuable. When governments implement the death penalty, then the life of the convicted person is devalued and all possibility of change in that person’s life ends.

Views

The word of God can be discovered only through the Bible.

Membership

Senior member Society Broadcast Engineers, member Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association Clubs: Meadowbrook Rod and Gun (East Meadow, New York ).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: flying, target shooting, photography.

Connections

Married Shirley Barbara Halpin, February 29, 1957 (divorced June 1965). Children: Shirley Barbara, Susan. Married Betsy A. Payne Bucken, February 17, 1979.

Children: John Brandon, Gregory Charles.

father:
Edward Julius Knapp

mother:
Julia Anna (Stanek) Knapp

spouses:
Shirley Barbara Halpin

Betsy A. Payne Bucken

children:
Shirley Barbara Knapp

Susan Knapp

John Brandon Knapp

Gregory Charles Knapp