Andrea Baron, Student/Young Professional Outreach
Andrea Baron has worked in publishing for over 20 years, in printing, book publishing, magazine publishing, and digital production, and has been teaching in the Pace University Publishing program for the past ten years. She is looking forward to working with the membership to bring young professionals into the organization and enrich our programs with their perspectives.
Harriet Shenkman, Academic Liaison
Harriet Shenkman is a Professor Emerita of Education and Reading at Bronx Community College, City University of New York. She is Founding Director of both the Center for Teaching Excellence and the First-Year Learning Communities, and former Chairperson and Deputy Chairperson of the Department of Education and Reading. Her areas of expertise include college-level pedagogy and faculty development, learning and cognition, developmental reading, and establishing learning communities. In addition, Harriet is a poet and fiction writer. In assuming the position of Academic Liaison on the Board of Directors of WNBA, she hopes to strengthen the ties between WNBA and the academic community. This may include sharing resources, promoting events and membership, and future partnering.