Log In

James Conrad Flanigan

editor , consultant

James Conrad Flanigan, American editor, consultant. Member National Press Club, International Brotherhood of Magicians (territorial vice president 2004-2010, International Business Machines Corporation Sabar award 2010), Society of America Magicians (president SAM Larry West Assembly 1998, secretary 2000-2001, vice president 2001-2003), National Association Government Communicators (Blue Pencil award 1989).

Background

Flanigan, James Conrad was born on January 20, 1938 in Wallace, Idaho, United States. Son of Albert Jack and Olive Ruth (Thornhill) Flanigan.

Education

Bachelor in Journalism, University Idaho, 1960.

Career

Newsman United Press International, Seattle, 1960, statehouse reporter Boise, Idaho, 1960-1961. Newscaster Station KBAR, Burley, 1961-1962. News editor Burley Herald-Bulletin, 1961-1962.

Reporter, editor Salem (Oregon) Capital Journal, 1962—1973. Northwest news editor Oregon Journal, Portland, Oregon, 1973-1981, Washington correspondent Washington, 1981-1982, The Oregonian, Portland, 1982-1987. Press officer United States Peace Corps, Washington, 1987-1990, editor Peace Corps Times, 1990-1992.

President Flanigan's Communications, since 1992. Washington correspondent Kuwait News Agency, 1993-2000. Editor TrAid Talk, Travelers Aid, Washington, since 2003.

Consultant National Association Community and Junior Colleges, Washington, 1986-1987, National 4-H Council, Washington, 1986-1987. Visiting professor journalism Oregon College Education, Monmouth, 1967-1969.

Works

  • Editor: Magi-Gram, International Business Machines Corporation Ring 50, National Capital Ring, 1994-1996, 2000-2010. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member National Press Club, International Brotherhood of Magicians (territorial vice president 2004-2010, International Business Machines Corporation Sabar award 2010), Society of America Magicians (president SAM Larry West Assembly 1998, secretary 2000-2001, vice president 2001-2003), National Association Government Communicators (Blue Pencil award 1989).

Connections

Married Roxanne Jo Nevers, May 1961 (divorced 1977). Children: Carmon Merle Flanigan Friedrich, Karen Ruth Flanigan Tissue. Married Patricia Jean Hume, December 10, 1977.