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Reid MacCluggage

newspaper editor , publisher

Reid MacCluggage, American newspaper editor, publisher. Recipient Distinguished Alumnus award University Hartford, 1983. Trustee Day Trust, Doctor Martin Luther King Memorial Scholarship Trust Fund; founder Bodenwein Fellowship for Minorities, Garde Arts Center; incorporator Lawrence and Memorial Hospital; board fellows Lyman Allyn Art Museum; Member Associated Press Managing Editors Association (president).

Background

MacCluggage, Reid was born on October 18, 1938 in Norwich, Connecticut, United States. Son of Everett Reid and Edith Kathryn (Bowen) MacC.

Education

Bachelor, University Hartford, 1962.

Career

Assistant state editor Hartford (Connecticut) Courant, 1965-1969, state editor, 1969-1974, assistant managing editor, 1974-1982, managing editor, 1982-1984. Editor, public New London (Connecticut) Day, since 1984. Board directors Day Public Company.

Juror Pulitzer Prize.

Membership

Trustee Day Trust, Doctor Martin Luther King Memorial Scholarship Trust Fund. Founder Bodenwein Fellowship for Minorities, Garde Arts Center. Incorporator Lawrence and Memorial Hospital.

Board fellows Lyman Allyn Art Museum. Member Associated Press Managing Editors Association (president).

Connections

Married Joellen Thompson, March 29, 1965 (divorced 1980). Children: Stewart Reid, Scot Thompson. Married Linda Howell, May 30, 1981.

1 child, Katherine Elizabeth.