Frank Wallace Gordon Edit Profile
Bachelor of Science in Economics, University of Pennsylvania, 1957; postgraduate, Temple University, 1960-1961.
Management trainee, Curtis Public Company, Philadelphia, 1957-1958;
senior administrative assistant, Curtis Circulation Company, Philadelphia, 1958-1963;
managing editor newspaper, Montgomery Public Company, Fort Washington, Pennsylvania, 1963-1973;
congressional district administrator, United States House of Representatives, Norristown, Pennsylvania, 1973-1975;
sunday editor, founding editor Your Career (magazine supplement), The Bulletin, Philadelphia, 1975-1982;
promotion director, Bucks County Courier Times, Levittown, Pennsylvania, 1982-1984;
public, Beaver (Pennsylvania) Newspapers Inc., since 1984. Vice president Pennsylvania Newspaper Publications Association, Harrisburg, 1990-1992, president, 1992-1993. Trustee PNPA Foundation, since 1993.
Public chairman Pittsburgh Area Metro Market Newspaper Network, 1988-1990. Secretary-treasurer Mid-Atlantic Newspaper Superior vena cava syndrome, Inc., 1990-1992, chairman, 1994.
The use of force should be supported, but only in extreme situations and only when the need is clear beyond reasonable doubt, and through appropriate international organizations.
Vice president, campaign chairman United Way Beaver County, 1987, president 1988. Vice president United Way Southwestern Pennsylvania, Pittsburgh, 1988-1990, Greater Philadelphia Affiliate American Diabetes Association, 1980-1982, edition board Forecast Magazine, 1980-1982. Chairman development, member advisory board Pennsylvania State University Beaver Campus, Monaca, 1985-1994.
Member community advisory council Geneva College, Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania, 1985-1993. Board trustee, charter member Beaver Area School District Educational Foundation, 1985-1987. Member oversight and advisory council Brodhead Cultural Center, 1993-1995, Beaver Initiative for Growth, since 1996.
Member Society Professional Journalists (Pittsburgh chapter, president Philadelphia chapter 1980-1981), Press Club Western Pennsylvania (board since 1995), Beaver County Chamber of C. (president 1991, chairman board 1992), Rotary (president 1971-1972, editor district 745 Rotarian magazine 1972-1977, Paul Harris fellow since 1995), Beaver Valley Country Club.
Married Barbara Vincent Westfall, August 16, 1958. Children: Jeffrey Douglas, Brian Scott, Andrew Lewis.