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Communication professional

Virginia Pace Cromwell, American communication professional. Member People-to People ambassador to Russian and the Ukraine, 1991. Member Public Relations Society of America (accredited), Public Relations Association Louisiana, International Personnel Managers Association, Advertising Federation Acadiana, Acadiana Press Club.

Background

Cromwell, Virginia Pace was born on August 19, 1933 in Oxford, Mississippi, United States. Daughter of George Gibbs Pace and Virginia Sue (Dooley) Sizemore.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Mississippi University for Women, 1955. Master of Arts, University Mississippi, 1957. Master of Science, University Southern Mississippi, 1970.

Doctor of Philosophy, University Southern Mississippi, 1984.

Career

Instructor speech department University Southwestern Louisiana, 1961-1966. Instructor School of Communications University Southern Mississippi, 1966-1970. Instructor speech department University Southwestern Louisiana, 1970-1973, assistant professor department communications, 1974-1978, from associate professor, director graduate studies, head of public relations area to professor, 1984-1991.

Consultant/principal Strategic Communications Management, from 1991. Oral communications teacher Memphis Oral School for the Deaf, 1957-1959. Instructor University Mississippi, 1955-1956, others.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributing editor: Well Servicing Magazine, 1979-1981. United States Gulf Coast Editor: Drilling Contractor Magazine, 1978-1982. Business editor: Lafayette Daily Advertiser, 1959-1961.

      Author: Use of Visiting Lecturers and Advisory Boards by Universities Housing PRSSA Chapters, 1988, Working with Local Media: The Foundation of Effective Public Relations, 1986, Media Handbook - A Guide for Educators on Working with Local Mass Media, 1981. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member People-to People ambassador to Russian and the Ukraine, 1991. Member Public Relations Society of America (accredited), Public Relations Association Louisiana, International Personnel Managers Association, Advertising Federation Acadiana, Acadiana Press Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, writing fiction, travel, genealogy.

Connections

Married Harvey Cromwell, Junior, June 26, 1955 (divorced August 1978). Children: Harvey III, William Campbell. Married James Leslie Turrentine, July 6, 1984 (deceased May 1993).

father:
George Gibbs Pace Sizemore

mother:
Virginia Sue (Dooley) Sizemore

spouse:
Harvey Cromwell

spouse:
James Leslie Turrentine

child:
Harvey III Cromwell

child:
William Campbell Cromwell