William Roy Minnick appt.-TDN-p.1-22 Sep 1975
Minnich Is Named To Board William R. Minnick, son of Mrs. Charlotte Minnick, of 220 W. Pennsylvania Avenue, Mount Union, has been appointed by Governor Milton Shapp to the ShippensbUrg State College Board of Trustees. Minnick, who recently attended his first board meeting, is a 1946 graduate of Mount Union High School. Now a resident of the Harrisburg area, Minnick is a speech writer and coordinator of special projects in the Office of Public Information of the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture. Before joining the department in 1971, he was a high school teacher and football coach for 18 years. He also has been a part-time instructor at Harrisburg Area Community College. Minnick is a 1952 graduate of Shippensburg State College and has taken graduate courses at Western Maryland College, Westminster College and SSC. He has been a member of several Democratic Party committees and was elected the first Democratic supervisor in the history of Lower Paxton Township. Minnick was a member of the Carlisle Area School Board during the late 19SO's and was district leader of the Harrisburg YMCA .Poverty Work Program in 1968. Minnick's term on the board will continue until January, 1981.