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Stan Levinson Bio Fall 2017 Newsletter

FOLLOWING THE NEWS ON ANTISEMITISM AND HATRED
Stan Levenson is a widely recognized public relations professional whose career in Dallas spans over 45 years. While achieving a leadership role in the public relations profession, Mr. Levenson has dedicated several decades to community service, the arts, and support for education. We have had the great fortune of benefitting from his wisdom, along with countless other organizations. Levinson’s commitment to our community is unparalleled.

A former chairman of the Greater Dallas Chamber's marketing committee, Levenson has directed numerous civic initiatives, including the Mayor’s Task Force on Marketing Southern Dallas; he chaired the grand opening of the African-American Museum at Fair Park; served on the boards of the Dallas Arboretum and the North Texas Commission. He was a participating member of the President's Advisory Council of the AT&T Center for the Performing Arts and the Legacy Council at the Sammons Center for the Performing Arts, the Texas Trees, Thanks-Giving and Jewish Family Service Foundations.

Throughout his career, Mr. Levenson has been active on advisory boards at the University of North Texas’ College of Music; the University of Texas at Dallas’ School of Arts and Humanities and SMU’s Perkins School of Theology, and Communication Studies at Southern Methodist University. He was an adjunct professor and taught PR Management at SMU.

In 2008, Levenson was selected to the North Texas Super Bowl XLV Host Committee by Chairman Roger Staubach and other board members. He is also a past Chairman of the Urban League of Greater Dallas. He served as a member of the board of this Museum for many years and currently advises staff on communications issues. To that end, he regularly delivers articles he’s clipped that helps us keep abreast of incidents of antisemitism as well as articles on topics related to our mission.

Here are links to a few of the articles in his recent collection:
gatestoneinstitute.org/10492/anti-semitism-tolerance
dw.com/en/arte-defends-decision-on-european-anti-semitism-documentary/a-39162561
forward.com/opinion/374131/this-week-in-anti-semitism-arson-slurs-and-a-weaponized-basketball
jpost.com/Diaspora/German-mayor-cancels-BDS-events-due-to-antisemitism-496202
mercurynews.com/2017/06/07/hate-anti-semitism-on-rise-at-alameda-schools-parents-say
ejpress.org/article/Franco-German-tv-network-refuses-to-broadcast-documentary-on-the-rise-of-anti-Semitism-in-Europe/23301
haaretz.com/us-news/.premium-1.806454 (added not from Stan)