In Memoriam: Kelly Leiter
Kelly Leiter, dean emeritus of the College of Communications at UT, passed away on Saturday, November 15, at his home in Knoxville. Dr. Leiter was born Oct. 25, 1925 in Cleveland, Ohio. He twice served in the Navy, first as an enlisted 17-year-old seaman during World War II and again as a reservist during the Korean War.
A journalism graduate of Indiana University, he spent nearly fifteen years as a reporter, feature writer, columnist, and editor for The Indianapolis News, The Chicago Daily News, The Washington Star, and the Hialeah Florida Home News. He was also a correspondent for … Read more “In Memoriam: Kelly Leiter”