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Patricia Dillard Pangburn, American public relations firm owner.


Pangburn, Patricia Dillard was born on October 15, 1933 in Vineland, New Jersey, United States. Daughter of Edgar Pugh and Sue (Atleson) D.


Bachelor of Science, University Pennsylvania, 1955. Master of Arts, Western Michigan University, 1981.


Secretary, tissue laboratory, Hahnemann Medical College, Philadelphia, 1955; educator, Yeadon (Pennsylvania) Public Schools, 1956; educator, Willistown Township Public Schools, Paoli, Pennsylvania, 1956-1957; accounting technician, United States Government, Fort Huachuca, Arizona, 1958-1959; public relations director, Glowing Embers Girl Scout Council, Kalamazoo, Michigan, 1969-1973; community relations director, Goodwill Industries of S.W. Michigan, Kalamazoo, 1976-1981; assistant director public relations, Kalamazoo College, 1981-1983; owner, Public Rels. Superior vena cava syndrome, Portage, Michigan, since 1984.


Chair Private Industry Council, Kalamazoo, 1990. Member allocation panel United Way, Kalamazoo, since 1987. President Kalamazoo Center Indiana Living, 1985-1987;board directors Glowing Embers county Girl Scouts United States of America, 1988-1991.

Member Women In Communication (past president 1985-1986, Communicator of the Year award 1986), Portage Rotary, Kalamazoo Chamber of Commerce (board directors since 1988), Professional & Executive Association Kalamazoo (past president 1988-1989).


Married Newell Stephen Pangburn, Junior, June 16, 1956. Children: Patricia Sue, Bradley.

Edgar Pugh D.

Sue (Atleson) D.

Newell Stephen Pangburn

Bradley Pangburn

Patricia Sue Pangburn