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Gene Clemons Foreman Edit Profile

Newspaper editor

Gene Clemons Foreman, American newspaper editor. Served to lieutenant United States Army, 1956-1957. Member Associated Press Managing Editors Association (president 1989-1990), American Society Newspaper Editors (board directors since 1995).

Background

Foreman, Gene Clemons was born on November 20, 1934 in Fremont, Ohio, United States. Son of Clemons Walter and Louise Augusta (Vogel) Foreman.

Education

Bachelor, Arkansas State College, 1956.

Career

Reporter, Arkansas Gazette, Little Rock, 1957-1958;assistant city editor, Arkansas Gazette, Little Rock, 1958-1960;state editor, Arkansas Gazette, Little Rock, 1960-1962;copy editor, The New York Times, 1962;managing editor, Pine Bluff (Arkansas) Commercial, 1963-1968;managing editor, Arkansas Democratic, Little Rock, 1968-1971;news editor, Newsday, Garden City, New York, 1971-1973;vice president, managing editor, The Philadelphia Inquirer, 1973-1990;vice president, executive editor, The Philadelphia Inquirer, 1990-1991;vice president, deputy editor, The Philadelphia Inquirer, since 1991.

Membership

Served to lieutenant United States Army, 1956-1957. Member Associated Press Managing Editors Association (president 1989-1990), American Society Newspaper Editors (board directors since 1995).

Connections

Married Jo Ann Baldwin, December 14, 1957. Children: Harry, Valerie, Susan, Jo, Nell Rose, Michelle, Rebecca, Kyle.

father:
Clemons Walter Foreman

mother:
Louise Augusta (Vogel) Foreman

spouse:
Jo Ann Baldwin

children:
Harry Foreman

Valerie Foreman

Susan Foreman

Jo Foreman

Nell Rose Foreman

Michelle Foreman

Rebecca Foreman

Kyle Foreman