John Goossen

John Goossen

General Manager, Iowa Falls Times-Citizen

Professional background:
Began his career as a circulation district manager in Scottsbluff, Nebraska. From there he worked in Grand Island, Nebraska and Ardmore, Oklahoma. Goossen held publisher positions at the Hannibal Courier Post (Missouri), Grand Island Independent (NE), Topeka Capital Journal (Kansas) and the Waterloo Courier. In 2004, Goossen became the Assistant Vice-President for Marketing & Public Relations at the University of Northern Iowa. He returned to the newspaper business in 2007 when he joined the Ames Tribune. Joined Times-Citizen Communications in 2010.

Wife, Tracy, three daughters.

Off-the-job interests:
Active on numerous boards and committees