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Public relations executive

Joseph Maurice Antony Ledlie, American public relations executive. Recipient Michelle Clark award Columbia University, 1974, various newswriting awards Associated Press, Atlanta.

Background

Ledlie, Joseph Maurice Antony was born on December 2, 1943 in Savannah, Georgia, United States. Son of Samuel Ford and Gertrude Angela (Dulohery) Ledlie.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Spring Hill College, 1965. Master of Arts, Louisiana State University, 1968.

Career

Instructor in English, journalism, Spring Hill College, Mobile, Alabama, 1967-1970; writer, editor, Savannah Morning News, 1970-1972; writer, editor, Atlanta Journal, 1972-1980; director public relations, Life of Georgia, Atlanta, 1980-1987; vice president, Manning, Selvage & Lee, Atlanta, 1987-1988; senior vice president, department managing director, Manning, Selvage & Lee, Atlanta, 1989-1991; managing director, Manning, Selvage & Lee, Atlanta, 1991-1995; managing principal, Jackson Spalding Ledlie, Atlanta, since 1995. Seminarist Southern Center International Studies, Atlanta, 1979.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to newspaper and magazines.

Membership

Trustee Friends of Zoo Atlanta, 1985-1989. Vice chairman St. Joseph's Village, Atlanta, since 1987, Aquinas Center Emory University, Atlanta, since 1995, Crisis Magazine, since 1995. Member Leadership Atlanta, since 1983.

Member Public Relations Society of America, Georgia Press Association (president associations 1991-1992), Atlanta Chamber C., Atlanta Press Club, Commerce Club, Rotary.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: classical music, church history, American linguistics.

Connections

Married Kathryn Rochefort, May 15, 1971. Children: Christopher Jeremy, Caroline Seton, Jane Elizabeth, Kathryn Ford.

father:
Samuel Ford Ledlie

mother:
Gertrude Angela (Dulohery) Ledlie

spouse:
Kathryn Rochefort

child:
Jane Elizabeth Ledlie

child:
Caroline Seton Ledlie

child:
Christopher Jeremy Ledlie

child:
Kathryn Ford Ledlie