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William Boyd Rooney Edit Profile

consultant , Broadcasting executive

William Boyd Rooney, American broadcasting executive, consultant. Member of Wireless Cable Association (board directors), Native American Public Broadcasting Consortium, Pacific Mountain Network (board governors).

Background

Rooney, William Boyd was born on March 11, 1934 in Martinsburg, West Virginia, United States. Son of William Boyd and Grace Catherine (Wheeler) Rooney.

Education

AB, Shepherd College, 1955. Master of Arts, University Nebraska, 1957.

Career

With Nebraska ETV Network, 1956—1979. General manager, director media services KUAT-AM-FM-television, Tucson, since 1979. Consultant media to business, industry.

Board directors Public Broadcasting Service. Served to 1st lieutenant Staff Special Corps United States Army, 1957-1962.

Works

Membership

Member of Wireless Cable Association (board directors), Native American Public Broadcasting Consortium, Pacific Mountain Network (board governors).

Connections

Married Janice O. O'Dell Rooney.

father:
William Boyd Rooney

mother:
Grace Catherine (Wheeler) Rooney

spouse:
Janice O. O'Dell Rooney.