Linda Haase is JUF's Senior Associate Vice President of Marketing Communications. She previously held the position of Director of Media & Public Affairs for the American Cancer Society, Illinois Division; served as Public Information Officer for the Illinois Department of Public Health; and worked in the private sector. The recipient of numerous professional awards, she holds a Bachelor's degree in Political Science from Kalamazoo College and a Master's degree in Journalism from Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism. She lives in Skokie with her husband, adult daughter, two geriatric cats, and a stockpile of Diet Coke.
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