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journalist , Public relations executive

Katharine March Macdonald, American journalist, public relations executive.

Background

Macdonald, Katharine March was born on November 12, 1949 in Los Angeles, California, United States. Daughter of Ian G. and Eve (March) Macdonald.

Education

Graduated from high school, Beverly Hills, California. Student, Santa Monica College, 1973. Student, Whittier Law School, Los Angeles, 1976.

Career

Scheduling assistant Jess Unruh for Governor, Los Angeles, 1969-1970. Deputy press. secretary Jess Unruh for Mayor, 1973. Political consultant various local campaigns, 1973-1978.

Researcher Washington Post-Los Angeles Bureau, 1978-1986, special correspondent Washington, 1980-1986. Reporter State Capitol Bureau San Francisco Examiner, 1986-1989. Press deputy to Los Angeles City Councilman Zev Yaroslavsky, 1990-1994.

Managing director Hill and Knowlton, Inc., from 1994. Guest lecturer journalism and political science various colleges and universities, since 1984.

Connections

father:
Ian G. Macdonald

mother:
Eve (March) Macdonald