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Johnny Mac Allen, American community college marketing and media relations executive. Recipient Bronze Derrick special achievement award, Oklahoma chapter Public Relations Society of America, 1980, Special Recognition award, Alpha Epsilon Rho and Station KGOU, University Oklahoma, 1980.


Allen, Johnny Mac was born on August 25, 1937 in Burlington, Colorado, United States.


Bachelor of Science, Central State University, Oklahoma, 1978. Master of Science in Journalism, University Oklahoma, 1979. Doctor of Education in Higher Education, Oklahoma State University, 1984.


Program director Station KLOE-television, Goodland, Kansas, 1962—1967, 1968. Public service director Station KBAT, San Antonio, 1967—1968. Program director Station KKAN, Phillipsburg, Kansas, 1968.

Announcer, assistant production director Station KTOK, Oklahoma City, 1969—1971. Music director Station KLEC, 1972—1973. Production, news director Station also Oklahoma City, 1973—1977.

Chief announcer Station KWTV-television, 1974—1985. Operations director Station KGOU-FM Norman, 1977—1980. Coordinator public information Rose State College, Midwest City, 1980—1983.

Assistant Oklahoma City Vocat-Technology District 22, 1984—1985, superintendent, 1984—1985. Director marketing and media relations Miami-Dade Community College, Florida, from 1985. Instructor journalism University Oklahoma, Norman, from 1979.

Guest lecturer various civic groups, from 1968. Contributing photographer various publications Rose State College, 1980—1983. Member subcommittee Midwest City Tree Board, 1981—1982.

Co-chairman Public Image Committee, 1982—1983. Member governmental affairs committee, Del City, 1981—1982. Served United States Army, 1959-1961.


  • Other Work

    • Author: (book) The Aging Professor: The Graying of America, 1979, Technology and Communication, 1981, The Introduction of Telecourses, 1981, Marketing Higher Education: A Systems Analysis of One Two-Year School. Contributor columns in newspapers weekly column Del City News.


Member of American Association of University Professors, Homestaed Florida City Chamber of Commerce (co-chairman since 1985), Midwest City Chamber of Commerce (image committee 1981-1982), Oklahoma Higher Education Alumni Association, Oklahoma College Public Relations Association (director since 1980), Community College. Journalism Association, Public Relations Society of America, Educational Press Association, Sigma Delta Chi, Phi Delta Kappa (special achievement award University Oklahoma chapter 1980), Kappa Tau Alpha.


Married Mary Hughanne Maxwell, February 15, 1974. Children: Anthony Marc, Nicole Juliana.

Mary Hughanne Maxwell

Anthony Marc Allen

Nicole Juliana Allen