Veteran Journalist Allen Steele Joins Chapter

By Betsy Model, President

A transfer member from Michigan with broad international experience, new SPJ New Mexico chapter member Allen Steele is a Santa Fe resident who comes to us with many years in broadcast management and teaching at the university level.  He was an associate professor of communication at Andrews University in Michigan and for 20 years he was an administrator with AWR International Radio and was posted to Portugal, Germany, England and Guam.  For many years he also was a professor at Avondale College in Australia and also served as President of the AMN Media Network in Sydney to oversee one of Australia’s leading private media networks for TV and radio production, a publishing house, a distance education unit and an internet web page provider.  He’s written several books and is looking forward to freelancing here in New  Mexico.