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journalist , Newspaper publisher

Renee Lynn Van Der Werff, American newspaper publisher, journalist.

Background

Werff, Renee Lynn Van Der was born on February 6, 1968 in Armour, South Dakota, United States. Daughter of Herbert Kenneth and Virginia Ann (Meyer) Harms.

Education

Bachelor in English/Journalism, Dakota Wesleyan University, Mitchell, South Dakota, 1990. Graduate studies, Georgetown University, 1989. Postgraduate, South Dakota State University, 1991-1992, 96—.

Career

Reporter, journalist, Douglas County Public, Corsica, South Dakot, 1991-1992;managing editor, journalist, Douglas County Public, Armour, 1992;co-owner, public, Douglas County Public, Corsica, Armour, Delmont, South Dakot, since 1992. Board directors Rocket Printing, Inc., Armour.

Membership

Member, board directors Armour Non-Profit Development Corporation, since 1995. Member United Church of Christ Women's Fellowship, since 1993. Member International Society Weekly Newspaper Editors (member Golden Dozen 1994), Society Professional Journalists, South Dakota Newspaper Association (1st place column, editorial, sports story 1995, 1st place news story 1994, 1st place feature series 1993), Armour Comty.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: snow skiing, water skiing, auctioning, antiques, study.

Connections

Married Scott Lee Van Der Werff, June 8, 1991.

father:
Herbert Kenneth Harms

mother:
Virginia Ann (Meyer) Harms

spouse:
Scott Lee Van Der Werff