Lecturers

Lecturers at the Jefferson Educational Society

Ed  Whitbred, B.S.

Ed Whitbred, B.S., is an Erie “Lifer” who grew up in the neighborhood he will
discuss. He attended Jones School, East High, and graduated from Edinboro
University of Pennsylvania and taught for two years at McDowell High School
in Millcreek. He then spent 35 years at Procter and Gamble where he wore
a number of hats but was always paid by the sales department. For 18
years he has been one of the hosts and editors for “the Amazing Grays,” a
senior-oriented television show produced by Community Access Media. As
a lay worship leader in the Lutheran Church, he has been preaching and
conducting services about once a month for more than a decade, and he is
the program chairman for the Y Speakers Series.