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Martha Heim Horton Edit Profile

newspaper editor , writer

Martha Heim Horton was American newspaper editor, writer. Recipient Gold Key award American Hotel and Motel Association, 1972, Crystal Prism award American Advertising Federation, 1980. Board directors Arnot Art Museum, Elmira, 1991-2000, New York Press Association; Member League of Women Voters (director development New York State board 1987-1988), American Association of University Women, Torch Club of Emira (president).

Background

Horton, Martha Heim was born on July 3, 1934 in Oneonta, New York, United States. Daughter of Ralph Daniel and Anna Leona (Kuhlman) Heim.

Education

Bachelor, Pennsylvania State University, 1956.

Career

Promotion assistant McGraw-Hill Public Company, New York City, 1956-1957. Assistant editor The American Review, Bologna, Italy, 1963-1964. Correspondent Mc-Graw Hill World News, Milan, 1965.

Accountant executive Spiro Associates, Philadelphia, 1966-1968. Public relations manager Sonesta Hotels, Boston, 1968-1972. Director public relations Marco Beach Hotel, Marco Island, Florida, 1972-1976.

Director public relations and publications Elmira (New York ) College, 1976-1980. Editor-in-chief Chemung Valley Reporter, Horseheads, New York, 1989-1996. Director public relations Corning Community College, Corning, New York, 1996-1997.

Columnist Elmira Star-Gazette, since 1998.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals and magazines.

Membership

Board directors Arnot Art Museum, Elmira, 1991-2000, New York Press Association. Member League of Women Voters (director development New York State board 1987-1988), American Association of University Women, Torch Club of Emira (president).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, gardening, poetry, painting.

Connections

Married Arrigo Raho, January 22, 1965 (divorced January 1970). Children: Marianna Raho, John Anthony Raho.

father:
Ralph Daniel Heim

mother:
Anna Leona (Kuhlman) Heim

spouse:
Arrigo Raho

children:
Marianna Raho Horton

John Anthony Raho Horton