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Communications educator

Lawrence Ripley Smith, American communications educator. Media specialist Harvest Communications Church, New Brighton, Minnesota, since 1996. Member International Communications Association, International Network for Social Network Analysis, Speech Communications Association.

Background

Smith, Lawrence Ripley was born on June 4, 1964 in Thermopolis, Wyoming, United States. Son of Kent Howard Smith and Virginia Eunice (Zollars) Jorgensen.

Education

Bachelor, University Dubuque, 1986. Master of Arts, University Minnesota, 1990. Doctor of Philosophy, University Minnesota, 1996.

Career

Graduate teaching associate, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 1989-1991; assistant professor communications, Northwestern College, St. Paul, Minnesota, since 1992. Seminar facilitator Focus 15 Adult Education, St. Paul, since 1993. Public speaker in field, since 1992.

Webpage/website consultant, St. Paul, since 1996.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributing author: (book) International and Intercultural Communication Annual, 1992. Contributor articles to professional journals and publications.

Membership

Media specialist Harvest Communications Church, New Brighton, Minnesota, since 1996. Member International Communications Association, International Network for Social Network Analysis, Speech Communications Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: woodworking, recreational soccer, mountain biking, guitar.

Connections

Married Barbara Jo Cattrysse, June 8, 1986. Children: Erika Dawn, Briana Jo, Mikala Ruth.

father:
Kent Howard Smith Jorgensen

mother:
Virginia Eunice (Zollars) Jorgensen

spouse:
Barbara Jo Cattrysse

children:
Erika Dawn Smith

Mikala Ruth Smith

Briana Jo Smith