Jon Wefald Biography, Wikipedia, Career, Net Worth, Age, Wife, Children, Family, Parents, Siblings, Height, Weight, Education, Death of the American educator.
Jon Wefald Biography, Wikipedia, Career
Jon Michael Wefald was an American educator and served as the twelfth president of Kansas State University.
Wefald was born in Minneapolis and moved at the age of six, together with family members from the city, to Minot, North Dakota.
After graduating from high school, he enrolled in Pacific Lutheran University, where he earned a B.A. in the field of history in 1959.
Wefald later earned his M.A. in political science and history at Washington State University in 1961 and a Ph.D. in the field of history from the University of Michigan in 1965.
The year 1965 was the first time Wefald came back to Minnesota and took his first faculty post in Gustavus Adolphus College, where He taught for five years in the field of history.
From 1971 until 1977, he was Minnesota’s Secretary of Agriculture and also gave guest lectures.
He was elected President in 1977 at Southwest State University in Marshall, Minnesota. Then, in 1982, he became Chancellor of the six state university system of Minnesota.
Jon Wefald Education
Wefald graduated from Pacific Lutheran University in the year 1959, Washington State University in 1961, and University of Michigan in 1961.
Jon Wefald Height, Weight
Details of his height and weight are not available on the net.
Jon Wefald Family, Wife, Children, Parents, Siblings
He was married to Ruth Ann Joynt. Together, the couple had two children; “Skipp” and Andy.
Aside their names, there are no many details about his wife and children on the net.
There are no any details of his parents and siblings on the net, as our efforts to find out details about them came to no avail.
Jon Wefald Net Worth
Jon Wefald has an estimated net worth of $1.5 million at the time of his death.
Jon Wefald Age, Death
Born on November 24, 1937, in Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States, Jon Wefald died on April 16, 2022, at the age of 84.