John Bernard Meyer Edit Profile
Student, Southern Methodist University, 1953.
Television network news correspondent, Columbia Broadcasting System News, Washington, 1962-1975; anchor, correspondent, Mutual Radio Network, Washington, 1975-1977; national director communications, General Aviation Manufacturers Association, Washington, 1977-1981; director corporation public relations, Gates-Lear Jet Corporation, Wichita, Kansas, 1981-1985; manager corporation public relations, The Garrett Corporation, Los Angeles, 1985-1987; manager marketing committee, Allied Signal Controls and Accessories Division, Tucson, 1987-1993; area director public affairs, Allied Signal Inc., South Bend, Indiana, since 1993. Editor: Civil Aviation-Fuel Crisis Columbia Broadcasting System News, 1974 (Aviation/Space Writers award 1975). Producer: General Aviation Benefits Columbia Broadcasting System News, 1978 (Aviation/Space Writers award 1979).
Board directors Tucson-Pima Arts Council, 1987-1993, president, 1990-1992. Board edirs. Arizona Council Economic Education, Tucson, 1987-1993, Tucson Symphony Orchestra, 1988-1990, Metro The Young Men's Christian Association of Tucson, 1989-1993. Board directors Project Future, South Bend, Indiana, since 1994, Northern Indiana Public television Commission, since 1994.
Member Aviation/Space Writers National Foundation (vice president, board directors 1987-1993, president since 1993, Golden Quill award 1988), Public Relations Society of America (president Tucson chapter 1985), Tucson Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce (vice chairman, board directors 1990-1993), St. Joseph County (Indiana) C. of Chamber (board directors since 1995).
Married Alberta Ruth Krohn, June 13, 1957. Children: Margaret, Chrystal, Kathleen, Jennifer, Victoria.
1953Southern Methodist University , Student
1962 - 1975
1975 - 1977
1977 - 1981
1981 - 1985
1985 - 1987
1987 - 1993