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Counselor , public relations , Communications executive

Joseph Edward Yantis, American corporate communications executive, public relations counselor. Recipient Aid to Education award, Western Michigan University Ad Club, Kalamazoo, 1986. Member Portage (Michigan) Northern Choir Parents, since 1982. Member Public Relations Society of America (accredited, counselor's academy, president Western Michigan chapter 1977).

Background

Yantis, Joseph Edward was born on August 25, 1938 in Tipp City, Ohio, United States. Son of Roy A. and Marjorie (LeVan) Yantis.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Ohio State University, 1962. Master of Arts, Michigan State University, 1966.

Career

Assistant director public affairs Adrian (Michigan) College, 1962-1965. Communications coordinator Whirlpool Corporation, LaPorte, Indiana, 1966-1967, communications manager Marion, Ohio, 1967-1972, manager public relations Benton Harbor, Michigan, 1972-1977. Director public relations Biggs/Gilmore Associates, Kalamazoo, 1977-1985.

Corporation communications director Prab Robots, Inc., since 1985.

Membership

Member Portage (Michigan) Northern Choir Parents, since 1982. Member Public Relations Society of America (accredited, counselor's academy, president Western Michigan chapter 1977).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Woodworking, golf, gardening.

Connections

Married Sharon J. Ridge, August 25, 1963. Children: Sheryl, Jennifer, Michael.

father:
Roy A. Yantis

mother:
Marjorie (LeVan) Yantis

spouse:
Sharon J. Ridge

child:
Sheryl Yantis

child:
Jennifer Yantis

child:
Michael Yantis