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writer , television producer

Jocelyn Carol Riley, American Writer, television producer ( art: literature)writer, television producer. award 1982), Crazy Quilt, 1984; award Assn; award National Ednl; award National Women's History Project, 1995, American Library Association award, 1996. Member Women in Communications (president Madison chapter 1984-1985, nat. delegate 1983, Writers Cup 1985), Council for Wisconsin Writers (1st place for nonfiction article 1986).

Background

Riley, Jocelyn Carol was born on March 6, 1949 in Minneapolis. Daughter of G.D. Riley and D.J. (Berg) Riley-Jacobson.

Education

Managing editor Carleton Miscellany, Northfield, Minnesota, 1971. Marketing assistant Beacon Press, Boston, 1971-1973. Freelance writer, editor, producer, 1973^.

Career

Editor Carleton Miscellany, Northfield, Minn. Assistant Beacon Press, Boston, 1971-1973. Delegate 1983, Writers Cup 1985), Council for Wis.

Writers (1st place for nonfiction article 1986), Authors Guild, Madison Association for Multi-Image (pres. Delegate 1986), ReDowntown Madison Rotary Club.

Works

Membership

Active United Way of Dane County, 1984-1990, On-Site Review Committee, Madison Area Technology College, 1993, Boy Scouts American, 1996-2008, National Alliance Partnerships Equity Educational Foundation Board, since 2007, vice president, since 2008. Member Women in Communications (president Madison chapter 1984-1985, national delegate 1983, Writer's Cup 1985), Council for Wisconsin Writers (1st place for nonfiction article 1986), Authors Guild, Madison Association for Multi-Image (president 1986-1987, national delegate 1986), Downtown Madison Rotary Club (Paul Harris fellow, 2009), National Alliance Patnerships Equity Education Foundation (board member since 2007, vice president since 2008), Summit Woods Neighborhood Association (president since 2006).

Connections

Married Jeffrey Allen Steele, September 4, 1971;children: Doran Riley, Brendan Riley. Children: Doran Riley, Brendan Riley.

father:
G.D. Riley Riley-Jacobson

mother:
D.J. (Berg) Riley-Jacobson

spouse:
Jeffrey Allen Steele

children:
Doran Riley

Brendan Riley

Doran Riley

Brendan Riley