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Editor

William Joseph Ahlfeld, American Editor. Served to Lieutenant commander of The United States Navy Reserve, 1942-1946, PTO. Member Society Professional Journalists.

Background

Ahlfeld, William Joseph was born on August 18, 1922 in Benton, Illinois, United States. Son of Walter W. and Perna (Whittington) Ahlfeld.

Education

Student, Northwestern University, 1940; student, Wright Junior College, 1941-1942; student, Indiana U., 1960-1961.

Career

Reporter, Chicago Daily Times, 1941-1947; account executive, Harry Coleman & Company, Chicago, 1947-1948; speech writer, United States Steel Corporation, New York City, 1948-1963; vice president, The Mead Corporation, Dayton, Ohio., 1963-1980; vice president communications, American Forest Institute, Washington, 1980-1982; director office public affairs, Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, 1983-1984; consultant, owner, Ahlfeld & Associations, Inc., Washington, 1984-1985; president, public, Forest Industry Affairs Letter, Washington, since 1985.

Politics

When seeking to address certain political issues, the Church must engage with other denominations to understand their views and needs.

Views

Just as a human body contains different limbs and organs that depend on each other, so members of a Christian society should be close and caring enough to feel each other's pain and delight.

Membership

Served to lieutenant Commander United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1946, PTO. Member Society Professional Journalists. Clubs: Army-Navy (Washington). Kenwood Country (Bethesda, Maryland).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: golf.

Connections

Married, October 16, 1944. Children: Kathy, Kevin, Kerry.

father:
Walter W. Ahlfeld

mother:
Perna (Whittington) Ahlfeld

children:
Kevin Ahlfeld

Kerry Ahlfeld

Kathy Ahlfeld