Katharine Meyer GRAHAM Edit Profile
Student, Vassar College, 1934—1936. Bachelor of Arts in History, University Chicago, 1938.
Reporter, San Francisco News, 1938-1939;
member editorial staff, Washington Post, 1939-1945;
member Sunday circulation and editorial departments, public, Washington Post, 1969-1979;
president, Washington Post Company, 1963-1973, 77;
Chairman of the Board, Washington Post Company, 1973-1993;
Chief Executive Officer, Washington Post Company, 1973-1991;
chairman of the executive committee, Washington Post Company, since 1993. Co-chairman International Herald Tribune. Independent trustee Reuters Founders Share Company Ltd.
Vice Chairman, Board Of Directors Urban Institute. Member Council on Foreign Rels., Overseas Development Council. Past chairman New York Publications Association.
Life trustee University of Chicago. Honorary trustee George Washington University. Member collectors committee The National Gallery of Art, Washington.
Fellow American Academy Arts and Sciences. Member American Society Newspaper Editors, National Press Club, Council Foreign Rels., Overseas Development Council, Metropolitan Club, Cosmopolitan Club, 1925 F Street Club.
Married Philip Leslie Graham, June 5, 1940 (deceased August 3, 1963). Children: Elizabeth Morris Graham Weymouth, Donald Edward, William Welsh, Stephen Meyer.