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William Michael Mahon, III, American college administrator. Recipient First Place Pennsylvania Newspaper Publications, Harrisburg, 1982, 83, 84, Rebeccca Gross Journalism award Lock Haven University, 1983.


III, William Michael Mahon, was born on April 24, 1954 in Altoona, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of William Michael Junior and Mary Helen (McNally) M.


Bachelor in English, Lock Haven State University, 1976. Master of Arts in Speech Communications, Lock Haven State University, 1994.


Reporter, The Lewistown (Pennsylvania) Sentinel, 1976-1981;news editor, The Lewistown (Pennsylvania) Sentinel, 1981-1984;assistant manager, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, 1984;manager news bureau, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, 1984-1986;director public information, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, since 1986.


  • Other Work

    • Author: (with others) Teaching How To Work In Groups, 1990. Contributor articles to journals.


Volunteer William Penn Nursing Center, Lewiston, 1981-1993. Member public relations committee Center Pennsylvania Festival of Arts, 1988. Vice president Roundhay Court Condo Association, 1990-1994.

Member College and University Public Relations Association Pennsylvania (treasurer 1987-1989, vice president 1990-1991, president 1991-1993), Council for Advancement and Support of Education, Big Ten News Directors Association, Kappa Tau Alpha (president Pennsylvania State University chapter 1988-1989).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: travel, tennis, writing, photography.


Married Nancy Ross, 1992. 1 child, ChloƩ Ross.

William Michael M. Junior

Mary Helen (McNally) M.

Nancy Ross

ChloƩ Ross III