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Leatrice Brown Haiken

Leatrice Brown Haiken, American periodical editor. Nutrition consultant Port Washington community action council, 1977-1987. Member Roundtable Women in Food Service, Women in Communications, American Society Magazine Editors, American Institute Wine and Food, Les Amis du Vin, New York Horticultural Society, Horticultural Alliance of the Hamptons, Oldways Preservation and Exchange Trust, Newswomen's Club, Knickerbocker Yacht Club, Chandon Club.

Background

  • Haiken, Leatrice Brown was born on March 27, 1934 in Morristown, New Jersey, United States. Daughter of Ellen (Liss) Schwartz.

  • Education

    • Student, Douglass College, 1954. Bachelor, Upsala College, 1955. Postgraduate, China Institute, 1960.

      Postgraduate, Art of Baking, 1962. Postgraduate, Cordon Bleu School Cooking, 1974. Postgraduate, New York University, 1977.

    Career

    • Market representative Allied Stores Corporation, New York City, 1956-1966. Director showroom Philmaid Lingerie, 1966-1976. Editor food and equipment division Weight Watchers Magazine, 1976-1985, editor in chief, since 1985.

      Editorial director Weight Watchers Public Group, since 1991, vice president, since 1992. Founder, director North Shore Cooking School, Port Washington, 1970. Owner North Shore Caterers, Port Washington, 1970-1976.

      Instructor Youth Employment Services, Great Neck, New York, 1973, community enrichment program, 1974-1975, Port Washington Adult Education, 1982-1984.

    Works

    • Contributing editor: Great Meals in Minutes, 1985.

    Membership

    Nutrition consultant Port Washington community action council, 1977-1987. Member Roundtable Women in Food Service, Women in Communications, American Society Magazine Editors, American Institute Wine and Food, Les Amis du Vin, New York Horticultural Society, Horticultural Alliance of the Hamptons, Oldways Preservation and Exchange Trust, Newswomen's Club, Knickerbocker Yacht Club, Chandon Club.

    Personality

    Interests

    Sailing, cooking, gardening.

    Connections

    • Married Martin Leslie Haiken, June 24, 1956. Children: Matthew Scott, Susan Beth.
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    • 1954
      Douglass College
    • 1955
      Upsala College
    • 1960
      China Institute
    • 1962
      Art of Baking
    • 1974
      Cordon Bleu School Cooking
    • 1977
      New York University
    • 1956 - 1966
      Market representative Allied Stores Corporation
    • 1966 - 1976
      director, showroom Philmaid Lingerie
    • 1976 - 1985
      editor food and equipment division Weight Watchers Magazine
    • 1985
      editor food and equipment division Weight Watchers Magazine
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