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journalist , company executive

Paola Gianturco, journalist and communications consulting company executive. Past board directors The Country Schools, Above the Line Homeless Teen Shelter, 1996-1998; board directors International Nature & Cultural Adventures, since 1985, The Crafts Center, vice-chair, 1999, chair, 2000-2001; board directors Association Women in Development, 1998-2000. Member of International Women's Forum.

Background

Gianturco, Paola was born on July 22, 1939 in Urbana, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Cesare and Verna Bertha (Daily) Gianturco.

Education

Bachelor, Stanford University, 1961. Postgraduate, University Southern California, 1971.

Career

Director public relations Joseph Magnin, San Francisco, 1961-1967. Director public relations, accountant executive Hall & Levine Advertising Agency, Los Angeles, 1968-1973, vice president, accountant supervisor, 1973-1976, senior vice president, 1977-1982. Vice president Dancer Fitzgerald Sample, 1982-1987.

Executive vice president, management supervisor Saatchi and Saatchi, 1988-1991. President The Gianturco Company, Mill Valley, California, 1991—2005. Co-developer, instructor executive institutes on women and leadership Stanford University, 1994-1995.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Co-author, photographer: In Her Hands: Craftswomen Changing the World, 2000, paperback edition, 2004, Viva Colores! A Salute to the Indomitable People of Guatemala, 2006. Author, photographer Celebrating Women, 2004, Women Who Light The Dark, 2007.

Membership

Past board directors The Country Schools, Above the Line Homeless Teen Shelter, 1996-1998. Board directors International Nature & Cultural Adventures, since 1985, The Crafts Center, vice-chair, 1999, chair, 2000-2001. Board directors Association Women in Development, 1998-2000.

Member of International Women's Forum.

Connections

Married David Sanderson Hill, March 12, 1988. 1 child from previous marriage, Scott Sangster.

father:
Cesare Gianturco

mother:
Verna Bertha (Daily) Gianturco

spouse:
David Sanderson Hill