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Publishing executive

Marilyn Walker Kriney, American publishing executive.

Background

Kriney, Marilyn Walker was born on June 12, 1938 in Montclair, New Jersey, United States. Daughter of James Griffin and Grace Dagnall (Scott) Walker.

Education

Bachelor of Arts in English, Douglass College, 1960. Master of Business Administration in Finance, New York University, 1986.

Career

Editor, T.Y. Crowell Publishers, New York City, 1967-1977;senior editor Children's Books, HarperCollins, New York City, 1977-1983;editor-in-chief Harper Trophy, HarperCollins, New York City, 1983-1989;senior vice president, publisher, HarperCollins, New York City, 1989-1996;senior vice president, public-at-large, HarperCollins, New York City, since 1996.

Connections

Married Gordon Arthur Kriney, 1966. 1 child, Alexander Walker.

father:
James Griffin Walker

mother:
Grace Dagnall (Scott) Walker

spouse:
Gordon Arthur Kriney

child:
Alexander Walker Kriney