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professional public relations writer

Joyce Mccormick Tenny, American professional public relations writer. Recipient 1st Prize award International Business Machines Corporation Tropy Show, 1958. Publicity chairman New York State Democratic Party, 1958-1960, Unitarian Church, Germantown, Pennsylvania, 1965-1978. Member American Association of University Women (publicity chairman Philadelphia branch since 1960), Medical College Pennsylvania Auxiliary.

Background

Tenny, Joyce Mccormick was born on May 14, 1920 in Kenosha, Wisconsin, United States. Daughter of William John and Mildred (Johansen) Yanny.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Journalism, University Wisconsin, Madison, 1945.

Career

Reporter United Press, Madison, 1944-1945. Picture page editor Louisville Times, 1945-1947. Public relations writer American Cancer Society, New York City, 1947-1954, National Multiple Sclerosis Society, New York City, 1954-1960.

Partner Tenny Lehmann Associate, Poughkeepsie, New York, 1960-1966. Public relations writer Medical College Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1967-1980. Professional public relations writer, since 1980.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One-woman show includes Pietrantonio Gallery, New York City, 1956. Contributor articles to journals including New York Times, American Medical Association News, etc.

Membership

Publicity chairman New York State Democratic Party, 1958-1960, Unitarian Church, Germantown, Pennsylvania, 1965-1978. Member American Association of University Women (publicity chairman Philadelphia branch since 1960), Medical College Pennsylvania Auxiliary.

Connections

Married John McCormick, May 1, 1943 (divorced 1952). Married Robert Mack Tenny, August 21, 1954.

father:
William John Yanny

mother:
Mildred (Johansen) Yanny

spouses:
John McCormick

Robert Mack Tenny