John Galer is new National Newspaper Assn. chairman
October 19, 2022
John M. Galer, owner of The Staunton Star-Times and several other publications in central Illinois, was installed as chairman of the National Newspaper Association on Saturday, Oct. 8, in San Francisco, Calif.
The annual meeting was part of this year's convention, held at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in San Francisco from Oct. 5 through Oct. 8.
Galer was officially passed the chairman's gavel by all former chairmen in attendance, including the outgoing chairman Brett Wesner of San Francisco.
This year's convention opened with a variety of vendors on hand, as well as keynote speakers and workshop...