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Thomas Francis Haggerty

newspaper editor

Thomas Francis Haggerty, American newspaper editor. Served with United States Air Force, 1952-1961; Member Associate Press Managing Editors Association.

Background

Haggerty, Thomas Francis was born on December 28, 1938 in Troy, New York, United States. Son of Thomas Anthony and Dorothy Marie (MacCauley) Haggerty.

Career

Sports writer Troy Record, 1961-1965, sports editor, 1965-1973. Copy editor Springfield (Massachusetts) Union and Sunday Republican, 1973-1976, executive city editor, 1976-1977, managing editor, 1977-1991, managing editor production, from 1991. Professor journalism Westfield State College, Massachusetts, 1983-1984, Western New England College, 1985.

Membership

Served with United States Air Force, 1952-1961. Member Associate Press Managing Editors Association.

Connections

Married Joyce Elaine Schearer, February 4, 1967 (divorced 1981). 1 child, Lori Lee.