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Publishing executive

Terry Townsend, American publishing executive.

Background

Townsend, Terry was born on December 14, 1920 in Camden, New Jersey, United States. Daughter of Anthony and Rose DeMarco.

Education

Bachelor, Duke University, 1942. Doctor of Humane Letters (honorary), Dowling College, 1991.

Career

1 son, Kim. Public relations director North Shore University Hospital, Manhasset, New York, 1955-1968. President Theatre Society Long Island, 1968-1970. President Townsend Comm.

Bureau, Ronkonkoma, New York, 1970, L.I.Communicating Service, Ronkonkoma, 1977. Columnist, writer Long Island/Business, Ronkonkoma, 1970-1975. Public Long Island Business News, 1978.

Vice president Parr MeadowsRacetrack, Yaphank, New York, 1977. Association trustee North Shore U. Hospital,1968. Board of Governors Adelphi U. Friends Finance Education, 1978-1985.

Chairman annual architectural awards competition New York Institute Technology, 1970-1983. Trustee Dowling College, 1984-1996, honorary life trustee, 1996. Trustee Long Island Fine Arts Museum, 1984-1985.

Public broadcasting Public Broadcasting Service Station WLIW television, Garden City, Long Island, New York, 1990-1993. Board directors Family Svc. Association Nassau County, 1982-1992.

Dinner chairman Long Island 400 Ball, 1987. Trustee Museum at Stony Brook, 1994.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Columnist, writer Long Island/Business, Ronkonkoma, 1970-1975.

Membership

Associate trustee North Shore University Hospital, since 1968. Board governors Adelphi University Friends Finance Education, 1978-1985. Chairman annual architectural awards competition New York Institute of Technology, 1970-1983.

Trustee Dowling College, since 1984. Trustee Long Island Fine Arts Museum, 1984-1985. Public broadcasting Public Broadcasting Service Station WLIW television, Garden City, Long Island, New York, 1990-1993.

Board directors Family Service Association Nassau County, 1982-1992. Dinner chairman Long Island 400 Ball, 1987. Trustee Long Island Museum Art, 1994-2003.

Member of Deepdale Golf Club (house member), Bellport Women's Golf Club (president 2003-2004).

Connections

Married Paul Brorstrom Townsend, December 8, 1961. 1 child, Kim.

father:
Anthony DeMarco

mother:
Rose DeMarco

spouse:
Paul Brorstrom Townsend

child:
Kim Townsend