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Ruth Willman Stidger, American editorial director, author. Recipient Jesse H. Neal Editorial award, American Business Press, New York City, 1983, 1969, Jesse H. Neal Certified Merit award, 1978, 1980. Member of American Business Press Editorial Committee (chairperson 1980-1981), New York Business Press Editors (president 1980-1981), Mensa.

Background

Stidger, Ruth Willman was born on September 20, 1939 in Rodney, Iowa, United States. Daughter of Kenneth Wilbur and Eileen Lucille (Walton) Willman.

Education

Student, University Iowa, 1957—1958. Student, Iowa State University, 1964—1965. Student, Northwestern University, 1967—1968.

Bachelor of Science, Columbia Pacific University, 1983. Master of Science, Columbia Pacific University, 1984.

Career

Field manager Saul Cohen Realty, Gary, Indiana, 1965—1967. Editor Equitable Insurance Company, Gary, 1967—1968. Staff editor Cahners Public, Chicago, 1968—1970.

Features editor McGraw Hill, Chicago, 1970—1971. Owner International Services, Brighton, 1971—1975. Editorial director Technology Public Company, New York City, 1975—1986.

Owner Ruth W. Stidger & Associates, Dallas, since 1987.

Works

Membership

Member of American Business Press Editorial Committee (chairperson 1980-1981), New York Business Press Editors (president 1980-1981), Mensa.

Connections

Married Jerry Edgar Saylor Stidger. Children: Ellen Joyce, Susan Grace. Married Howe Carson Stidger.

father:
Kenneth Wilbur Willman

mother:
Eileen Lucille (Walton) Willman

spouses:
Jerry Edgar Saylor Stidger

Howe Carson Stidger.

children:
Ellen Joyce Stidger

Susan Grace Stidger