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Allen E. Koenig

Born: 11-Feb-1939
Birthplace: Los Angeles, CA
Died: 28-Aug-2012
Location of death: Dublin, OH
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Educator

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: President of Emerson College, 1979-89

"Koenig left Emerson in 1989 when his wildly unpopular plan to move the College to suburban Lawrence collapsed amid howls of alumni protests and a lawsuit."[1]

[1] Expression, Spring 2011.

Wife: Judy Lynn Gill (m. 8-Jun-1969, until his death, two daughters, one son)
Daughter: Wendy L. Koenig
Daughter: Jody Koenig Kellas
Son: Mark Allen Koenig

    High School: Loyola High School, Los Angeles, CA (1957)
    University: BA Communication, University of Southern California (1961)
    University: MA, Stanford University (1962)
    University: PhD, Northwestern University (1964)
    Professor: Asst. Professor of Communication, Ohio State University
    Professor: Mass Communication, Emerson College (1979-89)
    President: Emerson College (1979-89)
    President: Chapman University (1989-91)

    R. H. Perry & Associates Partner (1993-2012)
    Registry for College and University Presidents Co-Founder (1992)

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