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consultant , Mass communications educator

Jay Richardson Loughrin, American Mass communications educator, consultant. Recipient Public Service Programming award Advertising Council, New York City, 1982;named Adviser of Year, University of Southern California's 50th Annual Journalism Awards, Los Angeles, 1985.


Loughrin, Jay Richardson was born on October 21, 1943 in Mankato, Minnesota, United States. Son of J. Richardson and Jane Aileen (Smith) Loughrin.


Bachelor in Drama, California State University, Los Angeles, 1968;postgraduate, San Diego State University, 1968-1969;postgraduate, University of California at Los Angeles, 1970-1971;postgraduate, U. Redlands, California, 1983-1984;postgraduate, Florida State University, 1990;Master of Arts, Whittier (California) College, 1992.


Production assistant, Andrews-Yagemann Prodns., Hollywood, California, 1961-1963;with merchandising, sales, Station KTTV-television, Hollywood, 1963-1964;associate producer Born Losers, American International Pictures, Hollywood, 1964;associate producer, V.P.I. Prodns., Hollywood, 1964;associate producer, Ralph Andrews Prodns., North Hollywood, California, 1965;producer, Stein Erikson Ski Films, North Hollywood, 1965;producer, F.K. Rocket Films, North Hollywood, 1966-1968;director promotion and publicity, Station KCST-television, San Diego, 1968-1969;professor mass communication, Rio Hondo College, Whittier, since 1969;sales manager, Warren Miller Films, Hermosa Beach, California, 1984-1985;consultant, Warren Miller Films, Hermosa Beach, California, 1985-1986;executive producer, Echo Prodns., Hollywood, 1985-1987. Consultant Radio Concepts, Los Angeles, 1978-1980, Tom Cole Prodns., Los Angeles, 1985-1987, Chuck Richards Whitewater, Lake Isabella, California, 1984-1986. Media relations consultant Police Officers Standards and Training, Sacramento, since 1986.

Venue manager Los Angeles Olympic Organizing Committee, LongBeach, California, 1984.


  • Other Work

    • Winter sports writer Kern Valley Sun. Contributor articles to Review Publications, Orange Coast magazine, Jet American magazine, Ted Randall Report.


President Rue Le Charlene Homeowners Association, Palos Verdes, California, 1984, Hilltop Homeowners Association, Walnut, California, 1989-1990. Vice president West Walnut Homeowners Association, 1988-1989. Member Academy television Arts and Sciences, Rio Hondo College Faculty Association (president 1978), Southern California Broadcasters Association (Public Service award 1978), North America Snowsport Journalists Association.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: sailing, skiing, whitewater rafting, motorcycling, bicycling.


Married Helen Marie Struyk, August 8, 1964 (divorced September 1985). Children: Jennifer, Amy. Married Yolanda Christina Ramos, July 17, 1986.

Children: Tawny, Heather, Nicholas Richardson.

J. Richardson Loughrin

Jane Aileen (Smith) Loughrin

Helen Marie Struyk

Yolanda Christina Ramos

Jennifer Loughrin

Amy Loughrin

Tawny Loughrin

Heather Loughrin

Nicholas Richardson Loughrin