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Lynn Schenk

Lynn Schenk, American lawyer, pharmaceutical executive. Recipient Israel Peace medal, Author E. Hughes award for Career Achievement, I. San Diegom 2002, Distinguished Alumni award; named Outstanding Young Citizen San Diego Junior Chamber of Commerce.

Background

  • Schenk, Lynn was born on January 5, 1945 in Bronx, New York, United States.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Political Science, University of California at Los Angeles, 1967. Juris Doctor, University San Diego, 1970. Postgrad, University London, England, 1971.

    Career

    • Attorney San Diego Gas & Electric Company, 1972—1976. Special assistant vice president, Nelson Rockefeller and Walter Mondale The White House, 1976—1977. Deputy attorney general State of California, 1971—1972, deputy secretary, business, transportation & housing, 1977—1980, secretary, 1980—1983.

      Member, District 49 California State of Representatives, 1993—1995. Attorney, 1996—1998; chief of staff to Governor Gray Davis State of California, 1999—2003. Founder San Diego Urban Corp, The Women's Bank, The Lawyer's Club.

      Board directors Sempra Energy, since 2008.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Judaism

    Membership

    Co-chair Presidential Campaign of Michael S. Dukakis, 1988, Vice chair, San Diego Unified Port Dist, 1990-1993, commissioner, Center for National Policy, Washington. Bd directors Edmund G "Pat" Brown Institute Government Affairs, California State University.A. Trustee Claremont University Center & Graduate School.

    Connections

    • Married C. Hugh Friedman, 1972.
    • spouse: C. Hugh Friedman
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    Born January 5, 1945
    (age 72)
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    • 1967
      University of California, Los Angeles
    • 1970
      University San Diego
    • 1971
      University London
    • 1972 - 1976
      Attorney, San Diego Gas & Electric Company
    • 1976 - 1977
      special assistant, vice president
    • 1977 - 1980
      deputy attorney, general State of California
    • 1993 - 1995
      member
    • 1996 - 1998
      attorney
    • 1999 - 2003
      chief of staff to Governor Gray Davis State of California
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