Jessica Napp is our new Publicity Chair. Jessica is currently the Associate Director of Publicity for Rizzoli International Publications, Inc. She focuses on publicizing and marketing lifestyle books ranging from interior design and fashion, to cooking, photography, and pop culture. Over the years Jessica has held positions at Stewart, Tabori & Chang; Abrams Books; Simon & Schuster; and Little, Brown; as well as Media Connect and McAllister-Rowan PR. She holds a MS degree in Publishing from Pace University and a dual undergraduate degree from Fairfield University. Jessica serves on the ‘Toast to the Children’ committee for the Children of Bellevue, a non-profit organization founded in 1949 to initiate, fund and develop special programs and to act as an advocate for children and their families within Bellevue Hospital Center. In her spare time, Jessica enjoys attending theater, practicing Pilates, and learning about the culinary arts. She lives in New Jersey with her husband.
Jennifer Cunningham-Lozano is our new Corresponding Secretary. Jennifer is the founder and CEO of AAPA Concepts, a small business-marketing firm specializing in business operations, social media, and project management. She has a love of books that goes back to her first memory of turning the pages on a brand new hardcover of Little Women (a copy which she still has on her book shelf). Jennifer shares book reviews on her blog, AReadingJournal.com. She is the mother of one, an entrepreneur, a girl-with-an-idea, and a lover of education, literacy and technology.
Congratulations, Jessica and Jennifer!