Adam Seth Pitluk



    • April 2017—Current     Collin College     Plano, Texas
    • Executive Director of the Corporate College in the Collin College district
    • May 2017—Current      Groom Lake Media/ML Publishing     Dallas, Texas

*Founder/CEO of custom publishing houses responsible for creating magazines and web hosting

  • Oct. 2016—April 2017     Dallas Morning News     Dallas, Texas
  • Contributors Network Editor for the print newspaper and for
  • May 2006—Oct. 2016     American Airlines     Ft. Worth, Texas
  • Executive Director of Corporate Communications/Editor-in-Chief/Publisher for American Airlines Publishing and American Way magazine
  • Jan. 2012—Current     University of North Texas     Denton, Texas
  • Adjunct Professor in Mayborn School of Journalism
  • Nov. 2004— May 2006     Southwest Airlines’ Spirit Magazine     Dallas, Texas
  • Senior Editor for Southwest Airlines’ in-flight magazine
  • Jan. 2001—May 2007     Time Magazine     New York/Dallas
  • Correspondent: Wrote and contributed to national news, business, society and arts stories
  • 2002—May 2006     University of Texas at Arlington     Arlington, Texas
  • Adjunct Professor in School of Journalism and Faculty Magazine Adviser
  • 2004 – Oct. 2005     People Magazine     New York, New York
  • Reporter: Wrote and contributed to national stories
  • 2001 – Oct. 02     Boy Scouts of America     Dallas, Texas
  • Features Editor: Responsible for assigning, editing and writing feature stories for Boys’ Life
  • 1999 – Jan. 02     Village Voice Media     Various locations
  • Staff Writer: Worked as an investigative reporter and features writer for the Riverfront (St. Louis) Times, Dallas Observer and the Broward/Palm Beach New Times
  • 2000 – May 01     Court TV     New York, New York
  • Reporter: Covered trials and wrote features for
  • May 1999 – Sept. 99     O.V. Magazine     New York, New York
  • Assistant Editor: Wrote articles for editorial department and coordinated fashion shoots
  • 1997 – May 99     Columbia Missourian     Columbia, Missouri
  • Reporter, Copy Editor: Covered local and state government as beat reporter
  • May 1998 – Aug. 98     Mutual Film Company     Los Angeles, California
  • Film Development Department: Edited screenplays on recommendation basis
  • May 1997 – Aug. 97     BUZZ Magazine     Los Angeles, California
  • Reporter: Reported entertainment: Covered club and music scenes


  • University of Oklahoma: PhD, Journalism and Mass Communications Norman, OK
  • Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism: Master of Science New York City
  • Texas A&M University School of Law (on leave) Worth, Texas
  • University of Missouri: Bachelor of Journalism (minors: English and History) Columbia, MO


  • APEX Grand Award winner
  • AAN Journalism Award Winner
  • Honorable Mention: Bud Collins “America’s Best Sports Writers”
  • ACP Pacemaker Award Winner
  • TIPA Award Winner
  • SPJ Award Winner
  • MAGGIE Award Winner
  • Columbia University Scholastic Press Association Awards Judge


  • National TV and radio
  • Author of two books, Standing Eight and Damned To Eternity
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