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John Wilbur Johnson

communications executive

John Wilbur Johnson, American communications executive. Ordained priest, Episcopal Church, 1970. Board directors Irving Community Hospital, Texas, 1977-1980; member Commission on Ministry, Diocese of Dallas, 1977-1981. Served to lieutenant United States Navy, 1942-1946, PTO. Member Public Relations Society of America, American Film Institute, Dallas Advertising League, Dallas Press Club, Sigma Delta Chi Clubs: Las Colinas, Admirals.

Background

Johnson, John Wilbur was born on April 11, 1921 in Aitkin, Minnesota, United States. Son of John Edward and Adele Marie (Raboin) Johnson.

Education

Bachelor, University Minnesota-Minneapolis, 1948. Student, St. John's University, 1941.

Career

Reporter LaCrosse Tribune, Wisconsin, 1948. Reporter, assistant city editor Corpus Christi Caller, Texas, 1949-1953. Public relations executive United Aircraft Corporation, East Hartford, Connecticut, 1953-1954.

Public relations and advertising The Ling-Temco-Vought Corporation, Dallas, since 1961. Director Wilson Sporting Goods Company, 1967-1970, Okonite Company, 1966-1970, Wilson Foods, 1967-1970, Wilson Pharmaceutical, 1967-1970.

Achievements

  • Ordained priest, Episcopal Church, 1970.

Works

  • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Board directors Irving Community Hospital, Texas, 1977-1980. Member Commission on Ministry, Diocese of Dallas, 1977-1981. Served to lieutenant United States Navy, 1942-1946, PTO. Member Public Relations Society of America, American Film Institute, Dallas Advertising League, Dallas Press Club, Sigma Delta Chi Clubs: Las Colinas, Admirals.

Connections

Married Barbara Jean Gottlich, October 16, 1943. Children: Stephen, Timothy, Revecca, Mary, Peter.

father:
John Edward Johnson

mother:
Adele Marie (Raboin) Johnson

spouse:
Barbara Jean Gottlich

children:
Stephen Johnson

Timothy Johnson

Revecca Johnson

Mary Johnson

Peter Johnson