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Joanne Dutcher Maxwell, American public relations professional. Named Editor of Year, Illinois Press Association, 1960, Young Women’s Christian Association Outstanding Women Leader College of DuPage County, 1991.

Background

Maxwell, Joanne Dutcher was born on April 27, 1931 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Daughter of William Rodney and Phoebe (Hirshey) D.

Education

Bachelor, Monmouth (Illinois) College, 1953.

Career

Associate editor Glen News Publications, Glen Ellyn, Illinois, 1953-1955. President DuPage County News Service, Naperville, 1955-1964. Editor, corporation officer Clarion Publications, 1956-1962.

Executive assistant United States Republican John Erlenborn, Illinois, 1965-1985. Founder, corporation officer Attention! Inc., Naperville, 1965-1979, president, owner, from 1979. A founder Illinois Lincoln Excellence in Public Service Series, president since 1994.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles and editorials to various publications (several First Place awards National Editorial Association, Illinois Press Association).

Membership

Consultant numerous municipal, county and state political campaigns, various Republican organizations. Member senate Monmouth College, since 1994. Member American Association Political Consultant, Chicago Public Affairs Group, Women in Communications (past chairman national freedom of information committee), Illinois Humanities Council, Naperville Chamber of Commerce.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Fishing.

Connections

Married Donald Philip Maxwell, October 6, 1956. Children: Donna Ruscik, Barbara Cherep.

father:
William Rodney D.

mother:
Phoebe (Hirshey) D.

spouse:
Donald Philip Maxwell

child:
Donna Ruscik Maxwell

child:
Barbara Cherep Maxwell