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Jack Kissane Lippert, American editor, publisher. Chairman Maurice R. Robinson Fund, 1982-1989. Member Society Professional Journalists, New York Academy Public Education, Princeton Club.

Background

Lippert, Jack Kissane was born on November 14, 1902 in Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Harry C. and Isabelle (Kissane) Lippert.

Education

Student, University Pittsburgh, 1924-1925;graduate in journalism, Columbia University, 1928.

Career

Reporter, Pittsburgh Press., 1923-1926;reporter, New York World, 1927-1931;vice president, Scholastic, Inc., New York City, 1953-1962;executive editor, Scholastic, Inc., New York City, 1951-1965;board directors, Scholastic, Inc., New York City, 1957-1974;senior vice president, Scholastic, Inc., New York City, 1962-1974;public, Scholastic, Inc., New York City, 1967-1972;vice Chairman, Board Of Directors, Scholastic, Inc., New York City, 1970-1973;consultant, Scholastic, Inc., New York City, 1974-1989;editor-in-chief emeritus, Scholastic, Inc., New York City, 1975-1989.

Membership

Chairman Maurice R. Robinson Fund, 1982-1989. Member Society Professional Journalists, New York Academy Public Education, Princeton Club.

Connections

Married Katherine Churchill, July 14, 1945. 1 stepchild, Dwight W. Tracy.

father:
Harry C. Lippert

mother:
Isabelle (Kissane) Lippert

spouse:
Katherine Churchill