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administrator , consultant , public relations

Gary Peter Froseth, American public relations consultant, communications administrator. Trustee Bellevue Park Homeowners, Harrisburg, 1993-1995. With United States Navy, 1966-1970. Member Rotary (district communications chair since 1991).

Background

Froseth, Gary Peter was born on July 19, 1943 in Exeter, California, United States. Son of Deward Peter and Shirley Ione (Helwig) Froseth.

Education

Associate of Arts, College of Sequoias, 1963. Bachelor, Fresno State University, 1966.

Career

Disc jockey/newscaster KONG, KMAK, KFRE AM/television, Visalia and Fresno, California, 1961-1966. Anchor, reporter, editor KFI and KFWB Radio Stations, Los Angeles, 1970-1979. News director WOWO Radio, Fort Wayne, Indiana, 1979-1981, KDKA Radio, Pittsburgh, 1981-1984.

Bureau chief, anchor WQED-television State Capital Bureau, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, 1985-1987. Press secretary Pennsylvania Department Health, 1987-1988. News anchor WKBO Radio, 1989-1991, WTOP Radio, Washington, since 1992.

Managing partner Lee & Froseth Communications, Harrisburg, since 1991. Member Capital City Airport Advisory Board, Harrisburg, 1990-1992, Capital Region Economic Development Corporation Infrastructure Committee, Harrisburg, 1990-1992.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Reporter (radio documentary) Chrysler Corporation Indiana, 1980 (plaque 1980). Reporter, news director (spot news coverage) Vernon Jordan Shooting, 1981 (plaque 1981). News director (overall coverage) Joe Snyder Awards-Associated Press, 1983, 84 (plaque 1983, 84).

      Reporter (television documentary) Telling Pennsylvania Farm Story, 1986 (plaque 1986).

Membership

Trustee Bellevue Park Homeowners, Harrisburg, 1993-1995. With United States Navy, 1966-1970. Member Rotary (district communications chair since 1991).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Aviation, photography, railroads (model), foreign affairs.

Connections

Married Paulette Lee, August 7, 1977. Children: Jeremy, Alexandra.

father:
Deward Peter Froseth

mother:
Shirley Ione (Helwig) Froseth

spouse:
Paulette Lee

child:
Jeremy Froseth

child:
Alexandra Froseth