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Ronald Francis DePaolo Edit Profile

Editor-in-chief , writer

Ronald Francis dePaolo, American editor-in-chief, writer. Served with Army of the United States, 1957-1959, 60-61.


DePaolo, Ronald Francis was born on July 12, 1938 in Jamaica, New York, United States.


Bachelor of Arts cum laude, Moravian College, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, 1964;Master of Science, Northwestern University, 1965.


Reporter, correspondent, writer, Life magazine, 1965-1970;news editor, correspondent, Business Week magazine, 1970-1972;freelance writer and editor, 1972-1976;editor-in-chief, associate public, I-AM magazine, New York City, 1976-1978;senior editor, Boardroom Reports, New York City, 1978-1980;editor-in-chief, M.D. Magazine, New York City, 1980-1984;editor, public, Kirkus Revs., New York City, 1984-1987. President Rock Lodge Development Corporation, since 1987. Adjunct Professor communications Ramapo College, Mahwah, New Jersey, 1974-1975.


  • Other Work

    • Author: Russia and the Independent States, 1992, The Presidency from A to Z, 1998, Elections from A to Z, 1998, Guide to Congress, 1999. Contributor: Encyclopedia of American Political History, 2001.


Served with Army of the United States, 1957-1959, 60-61.


Son of Francis Edward and Evelyn Helen (Turck) deP. Married Meredith Nell Mass, August 12, 1967. Children– Britton, Damon, Baird.

Francis Edward dePaolo

Evelyn Helen (Turck) dePaolo

Meredith Nell Mass

Britton dePaolo

Damon dePaolo

Baird dePaolo