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Andrea Maxine Herman Edit Profile

Newspaper editor

Andrea Maxine Herman, American newspaper editor. Recipient 1st and 2d prizes for features in arts James S. Copley Ring of Truth Awards, 1982, 1st prize for journalism Press Club San Diego, 1983. Member Society Professional Journalists, American Society Newspaper Editors, Associated Press Managing Editors, Women in Communications.

Background

Herman, Andrea Maxine was born on October 22, 1938 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Maurice H. and Mae (Baron) Herman.

Education

BJ, University Missouri, 1960.

Career

Feature writer, Chicago's American, 1960-1963;daily columnist, News American, Baltimore, 1963-1967;feature writer, Mainichi Daily News, Tokyo, 1967-1969;columnist, Iowa City Press-Citizen, 1969-1976;music and dance critic, San Diego Tribune, 1976-1984;assistant managing editor features, United Press International, Washington, 1984-1986;assistant managing editor news development, United Press International, Washington, 1986-1987;managing editor features, Los Angeles Herald Examiner, 1987-1991;editor/culture, We/Mbl Newspaper, Washington, since 1991.

Membership

Member Society Professional Journalists, American Society Newspaper Editors, Associated Press Managing Editors, Women in Communications.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: music, art.

Connections

Married Joseph Schmidt, October 28, 1962.

father:
Maurice H. Herman

mother:
Mae (Baron) Herman

spouse:
Joseph Schmidt