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Janet G. Anderson Newman, American association executive. Chair communications committee United Way Portage County, Stevens Point, 1978-1981; president National Organization of Women, Stevens Point, 1979-1985; chair Mayor's Committee of Status of Women and Family, Wausau, since 1990.

Background

Newman, Janet G. Anderson was born on July 28, 1952 in Preston, Minnesota, United States. Daughter of Norman W. Anderson and Marion A. Norgaarden Anderson.

Education

Bachelor of Science in English, Winona (Minnesota) State University, 1973. Master of Arts in Communications, University Wisconsin, Stevens Point, 1981.

Career

Copywriter KDHL Radio, Faribault, Minnesota, 1974. Teacher Rushford (Minnesota) Public Schools, 1974-1976, Taylor (Wisconsin) High School, 1976-1978. Lecturer University Wisconsin, Stevens Point, 1979-1988.

University relations specialist American Federation Teachers, Madison, Wisconsin, 1986-1988. Account executive Politronics, Inc., Stevens Point, 1988-1989. Public information manager Marathon Center University Wisconsin, Wausau, 1989-1992, continuing education director, 1989-1993.

Executive director Young Women’s Christian Association, since 1993.

Membership

Chair communications committee United Way Portage County, Stevens Point, 1978-1981. President National Organization of Women, Stevens Point, 1979-1985. Chair Mayor's Committee of Status of Women and Family, Wausau, since 1990.

Connections

Married Lon H. Newman, August 1, 1976. 1 child, Rachel.

father:
Norman W. Anderson

mother:
Marion A. Norgaarden Anderson

spouse:
Lon H. Newman

child:
Rachel Newman