Kris WorrellVice President of Public Affairskris.firstname.lastname@example.org Kris oversees marketing, communications, and publicity for Northeast.Prior to joining Northeast Parent & Child Society in October 2006, she was Assistant Managing Editor at the Times Union.She worked as a journalist for many years, including stints at the Atlanta Journal-Constitution and the Syracuse Herald-Journal.
Many of the special projects she
oversaw as an editor focused on children and families in need, including a Heart Gallery series about foster children available for adoption. Kris received her Masters degree in magazine journalism from the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University in 1991.She's
won numerous awards in journalism over the years, including two New York Newspaper Publishers Awards.She
lives in Guilderland with her
husband and two children.
...Kris has a Bachelor's of Science degree in Education, Masters of Science in Counseling and is a permanently certified Physical Education Teacher and Guidance Counselor.She
also holds permanent certification as a School Administrator/Supervisor. Kris has coached the Women's Soccer Team at the University at Albany, and has been a member and/or coach of the Women's Open Adirondack Soccer Team for 20 years.She
also received a Woman of Excellence Award from the YWCA of Schenectady in 2004.