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Public relations executive , Small business owner

Mary Jane Anderson, small business owner, public relations executive. Named Food Editor of Year, National Association College and University Food Services. Active local Republican Campaigns; broadcaster Chicago Radio Information Services; volunteer Recording for Blind, New York City; Member of International Food Editorial Council (past vice president), Women in Communications (past president).

Background

Anderson, Mary Jane was born on May 27, 1930 in Richmond, Virginia, United States. Daughter of Francis W. and Margaret G. (Esbrook) Anderson.

Education

Bachelor in Journalism, Wayne State University, 1951.

Career

Staff writer Skyline magazine and Michigan Motor Carrier, Detroit, 1952—1954. Reporter Fairchild Publications, 1954—1957, Home Furnishings Daily/Footwear News, Chicago, 1957—1967. Food service editor Vend Magazine, Billboard Publications, New York City, 1967—1972.

Owner Anderson Publications. Principal MJA Public Relations, Chicago, since 1979.

Membership

Active local Republican Campaigns. Broadcaster Chicago Radio Information Services. Volunteer Recording for Blind, New York City.

Member of International Food Editorial Council (past vice president), Women in Communications (past president).

Connections

father:
Francis W. Anderson

mother:
Margaret G. (Esbrook) Anderson