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Broadcast executive

Joseph Parkyn, American Broadcast executive. Avocations: athletic coaching, boys baseball, girls softball, basketball. M C. With United States Navy, 1957-1961. Member Society Telecom. Engineer.

Background

Parkyn, Joseph was born on March 12, 1938 in Shamokin, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Frederick M. and Mary Louise (Kates) Parkyn.

Education

Aviation electronic technical diploma, United States Navy.

Career

Instrument repairer, United States Air Force, Middletown, Pennsylvania, 1962-1966;chief technician, Cable television Superior vena cava syndrome, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, 1966-1968;service manager, Cable television Superior vena cava syndrome, Lancaster, 1968-1972;system engineer, Cable Association Inc., Lancaster, 1972-1988;director technical operations, Suburban Cable, Lancaster, 1988-1996;compliance manager, Lenfest Group, Oaks, Pennsylvania, since 1996. Designer, advisor School District Lancaster, 1961-1996. Advisor Millersville(Pennsylvania) U., 1996.

Achievements

  • Avocations: athletic coaching, boys baseball, girls softball, basketball. M C.

Membership

With United States Navy, 1957-1961. Member Society Telecommunications Engineer.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Athletic coaching, boys baseball, girls softball, basketball.

Connections

Married Gloria Jean Miller, April 16, 1960 (deceased). Children: Barbara Jean, Karen Jo Parkyn Michael, Joseph Robert.

father:
Frederick M. Parkyn

mother:
Mary Louise (Kates) Parkyn

spouse:
Gloria Jean Miller

children:
Barbara Jean Parkyn

Karen Jo Parkyn Michael Parkyn

Joseph Robert Parkyn