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Newspaper editor

Windsor Allen Ridenour, American Newspaper editors Member Associated Press Oklahoma News Editors (president 1986), Tulsa Press Club (president 1985).

Background

Ridenour, Windsor Allen was born on September 21, 1938 in Skiatook, Oklahoma, United States. Son of Robert Warren and Juanita Mae (DeShazer) Ridenour.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Journalism, Oklahoma State University, 1964.

Career

Reporter, San Diego Union, 1964-1965; reporter, The Tulsa Tribune, 1965-1973; city editor, The Tulsa Tribune, 1973-1982; assistant managing editor, The Tulsa Tribune, 1982-1983; managing editor, The Tulsa Tribune, 1983-1990; executive editor, The Tulsa Tribune, since 1990.

Membership

Member Associated Press Oklahoma News Editors (president 1986), Tulsa Press Club (president 1985).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: ranching.

Connections

Married Mary Kathryn Cummings, January 7, 1958. Children: Rebeccah Lynn, Robert Allen.

father:
Robert Warren Ridenour

mother:
Juanita Mae (DeShazer) Ridenour

spouse:
Mary Kathryn Cummings

children:
Robert Allen Ridenour

Rebeccah Lynn Ridenour