Alumni & Parent Programs

Barry G. Hohlfelder '66

Barry Hohlfelder


  • B.S. Radio and TV Communications, Butler University


  • Television producer/director WFBM TV, Indianapolis 1966-1969
  • News Producer WBBM TV (CBS), Chicago 1969-1972
  • News Producer WNBC TV (NBC), New York 1972
  • News/Sports Producer WMAQ TV (NBC, Chicago 1972-1979)
  • Network Field Producer NBC News Division 1980-1987
  • Sports Producer WMAQ TV (NBC), Chicago 1988-2008
  • Retired December 2008 - two Emmy Awards and a Peter Lisagor Award from the Chicago chapter of the Professional Journalist Society.

Current civic activities:

  • Member, Butler University Alumni Association Board of Directors
  • Member, Jordan College of the Arts Board of Visitors
  • Founding Member, Jordan College of the Arts Alumni Community
  • Member, Board of Directors of the Brainerd Community Center Libertyville, Illinois
  • Member care coordinator, St. John Lutheran Church
  • Member, Libertyville-Mundelein Historical Society

Personal interests:

  • Motor Sports
  • Cycling
  • Community volunteer work
  • Hiking with my Golden Retrievers