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Public relations executive

Jewell Ryan-White, American public relations executive.


Ryan-White, Jewell was born on May 24, 1943 in Columbus, Mississippi, United States. Daughter of Larry A. and Martha (Williams) Ryan.


Student, Alcorn Agricultural and Mechanical State University, 1963. Student, Joliet (Illinois) Junior College, 1982. Student, Olive Harvey College, 1982.

Student, Illinois State University, 1985.


Vice president, board directors, chairman Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and Associate of Arts committees National Federation Local Cable Programmers, Washington, 1985-1990. Assistant manager recruiting Bureau of the Census United States Department Commer, Hollywood, California, 1989-1990. Producer, host, cable television market researcher Columbia Broadcasting System-television City, Robert Brilliant, Inc.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional publication.


Campaign manager Committee to Elect Andy Hinch, Joliet, 1985-1987, Committee to Elect Mayor John Bourg, Joliet, 1985-1986. Chairman board directors Joliet Will County Community Action Board, 1982. Chairman labor division Joliet chapter American Cancer Society, 1982.

Chairman board directors United Way Will County, Joliet Catholic High School, 1983-1985. Board directors Big Brothers, 1984. Chairman board Housing Authority Joliet, 1987.

Active Urban League, Operation People United to Save Humanity, Guardian Angel Home, St. John Vianney Catholic Church, Southern Christian Leadership Conference, National Campaign Human Development, Beverly Hills & Hollywood National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, since 1989, Los Angeles Urban League, since 1989, Literature Resource Task Force. Member International Convention for Communications Workers American, Black Trade Unionists, Smithsonian Association, Women in Cable, Ladies of Columbus (president Joliet chapter 1976-1987), American Film Institute.


  • Other Interests

    Crocheting, reading, photography, tennis, video producer.


1 child, Donald Andre White.

Larry A. Ryan

Martha (Williams) Ryan

Donald Andre White Ryan-White