1900 Alumni of Distinction
ADV 1962, MA 1963
Attorney and manager of international sports programs, Coca-Cola Co., Atlanta.
Frank Karel III
JM 1961 *
Vice President for communications, Rockefeller Foundation, New York (and now of Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Princeton).
J. Leonard Levy
President of Hillsboro Printing, Tampa.
1991 Alumni of Distinction
David G. Ropes
Vice President of marketing services, Reebok (and now Co-founder of mobiPET in Hilton Head, S.C.).
Dianne Baron Snedaker
President of Ketchum Advertising, San Francisco.
George M. Solomon
Assistant managing editor for sports, The Washington Post.
1992 Alumni of Distinction
Columnist for The Miami Herald and author of numerous best-selling fiction books.
Emmy Award-winning producer of PBS’ Reading Rainbow series for children.
1993 Alumni of Distinction
Dr. Margaret “Peggy” Blanchard
JM 1965, MA 1970
Kenan professor of journalism at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Emmy Award-winning writer, director and producer of social commentary films, including Mother, Mother, Los Angeles.
Anne M. Saul
News systems editor for Gannett Inc., Arlington, VA.
1994 Alumni of Distinction
Michael F. Foley
Vice President for communications and community relations and former executive editor, St. Petersburg Times.
President of Stuart Newman Associates public relations, Miami.
Founder of Charisma magazine and president of Strang Communications, Lake Mary.
James C. Weeks
President and chief operating officer, New York Times Regional Newspaper Group, Atlanta.
1995 Alumni of Distinction
National correspondent for Cable News Network, Atlanta.
JM 1975, MA 1977
Television critic for the New York Daily News and National Public Radio.
1996 Alumni of Distinction
F. James McGee
Investigative reporter for The Washington Post and Pulitzer Prize winner at The Miami Herald.
1997 Alumni of Distinction
Editor and senior vice president, St. Paul (Minn.) Pioneer Press.
Founding publisher of the Florida Sportsman, Miami.
1998 Alumni of Distinction
ADV 1968 *
President and CEO of Computer Management Sciences Inc., Jacksonville.
Senior articles editor (ret.) Woman’s Day magazine, New York.
President and CEO, Raycom Media Inc., Montgomery, AL.
President of Ron Sachs Communications, Tallahassee, and former spokesman for Governor Lawton Chiles.
1999 Alumni of Distinction
Sharyl Thompson Attkisson
CBS News anchor and host of PBS’ HealthWeek.
ED/EH 1949 *
Investigative reporter and columnist (ret.), The Miami Herald.
Diane Hooten McFarlin
Executive editor and director of broadcast, Sarasota Herald-Tribune (and later publisher).
Inducted in 1999
* Indicates alumnus is deceased.