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marketing professional

Sunshine Janda Overkamp, American marketing professional. Recipient numerous national, state and local awards for communications programs, advertising, promotion and publications, including an Emmy, National Academy television Arts and Sciences.

Background

Overkamp, Sunshine Janda was born on December 16, 1943 in Norfolk, Virginia, United States. Daughter of Vojt Allen and Willa Martha (Hall) Janda.

Education

Bachelor in Communications, Michigan State University, 1968. Master of Business Administration, Pepperdine University, 1980. Postgraduate, Harvard University Graduate School Business, since 1982.

Career

Executive vice president United Way of Tri-State, New York City. Senior vice president Tri-State Market for United Way of America, 1983-1985, United Way of the Texas Gulf Goast, Houston, 1979-1983, 85-87, United Way of America, 1987-1993. Vice president member, marketing and communications Council on Foundations, Washington, since 1993.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributing author: A Communicator's Guide to Marketing.

Membership

Member Public Relations Society of America (national board directors, certified, chairman ethics promotion committee, chair of honors and awards committee, recipient Bronze Anvil), International Association Business Communicator's Marketing Council (past chairman, Gold Quill award), Corporation Relations Roundtable, Women Executives in Public Relations.

Connections

Married Richard Thomas Overkamp, September 1, 1964. Children: Cherie Maranda, Mari Elizabeth, Richard Thomas, Junior.

father:
Vojt Allen Janda

mother:
Willa Martha (Hall) Janda

spouse:
Richard Thomas Overkamp

child:
Cherie Maranda Overkamp

child:
Mari Elizabeth Overkamp

child:
Richard Thomas Overkamp

child:
Junior Overkamp