Longtime Brown Institute Instructor And Placement Officer Mike Kronforst Passes Away
March 30, 2016 at 3:59 AM (PT)
Condolences to family and friends of longtime BROWN INSTITUTE/SANFORD-BROWN COLLEGE broadcasting instructor and Career Services Advisor MIKE KRONFORST, who died at his home in ST. MICHAEL, MN on MONDAY (3/29) at 71.
The WISCONSIN native was an influential teacher and placement officer for many broadcasting students over a 50 year career, 41 and a half at BROWN. He served for many years on the Board of Directors of the CONCLAVE LEARNING CONFERENCE and was honored with the CONCLAVE's ROCKWELL AWARD in 2002 and elected to the MINNESOTA BROADCASTING HALL OF FAME in 2009. He also worked at KEEY and KMSP-TV/MINNEAPOLIS.
A memorial service will be held SATURDAY, APRIL 2, 2016 at 11:30a (CT), with visitation starting at 10a, at THE PETERSON CHAPEL ST. MICHAEL – ALBERTVILLE FUNERAL HOME, 300 Main St., ST, MICHAEL, MN. Donations in memory of MIKE can be made to the NATIONAL BRAIN TUMOR SOCIETY at braintumor.org.