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Ronald Hanley Chilton

actor , broadcasting executive

Ronald Hanley Chilton, American broadcasting executive, actor. License Federal Communications Commission. Recipient 100 medals Master's and Senior Olympic Games Competition, since 1999; Named Showtime Screen Test regional winner The Movie Channel, New York City, 1986. Member Junior Chamber of Commerce, Louisville, 1977. Member Kentucky Broadcasters Association (Golden Mike award 1976), Louisville Area Radio Executives.

Background

Chilton, Ronald Hanley was born on October 15, 1935 in Harrodsburg, Kentucky, United States. Son of Hanley Ernest and Dorothy Pearl (Purvis) Chilton.

Education

Student, Transylvania University, 1954. Student, Miami University, Florida, 1956. Bachelor, University Kentucky, 1957.

Postgraduate, University Tennessee, Chatanooga, 1972. Master of Science, University Louisville, 1974.

Career

Staff announcer Station WVLK, Lexington, Kentucky, 1962-1966. Announcer, sport director Station WLAP, 1966-1969. Deputy director Federal Model Cities Program, Washington, 1969-1972.

Station manager Great Trails Broadcasting, Louisville, 1972-1976. General manager Station WUOL, 1976-1977. Instructor communications department University Louisville, 1976-1977.

Advertising director General Foods Managers, Inc., Chattanooga, 1977-1981. Radio employee WAVG, 1980—1998. Director operations Sunnyside Broadcasting, Jeffersonville, Indiana, since 1981.

Employee, admissions department Louisivlle Technology Institute, since 1999.

Achievements

  • License Federal Communications Commission.

Membership

Member Junior Chamber of Commerce, Louisville, 1977. Member Kentucky Broadcasters Association (Golden Mike award 1976), Louisville Area Radio Executives. Clubs: Douglas Hills Raquet and Swim, American Turners.

Lodge: Kiwanis.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: photography, chess, tennis, jogging.

Connections

Married Mary Lee Yates, February 10, 1963. Children: Mark Hanley, Brandi Lee.

father:
Hanley Ernest Chilton

mother:
Dorothy Pearl (Purvis) Chilton

spouse:
Mary Lee Yates

children:
Mark Hanley Chilton

Brandi Lee Chilton