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Pamela J. Newman

PJN Strategies LLC

New York, US

President & CEO

PJN Strategies LLC

Pamela J. Newman

Biography

Pamela Newman is Chairman of the Newman Team at Aon plc, the leading global insurance company. She specializes in Fortune 500 clients worldwide and advises Aon as an independent broker in her role as President & CEO of PJN Strategies.

Dr. Newman is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and the Economic Club of NY. She serves on the Board of the Police Athletic League of New York and The College of Mount Saint Vincent. She is on the Corporate Board of Carnegie Hall and is a Member, Associate Committee of the Juilliard School. She is a Member of the Business Executives for National Security, Member of the Women’s Medical Center Advisory Board of NY Presbyterian Hospital and past President of the Financial Women’s Association. Pamela also serves on the Board of PCI Media, NYC Mission Society and as Civilian Aide to the Secretary of the Army.

Besides writing 'Organizational Communication' (McGraw Hill) and 'Behind Closed Doors; A Guide to Effective Meetings' (Prentice Hall) Pamela authors and self-publishes books to give to clients.

Dr. Newman has received many awards. In 2018, she was the 1st Recipient of the 'Business Insurance Women to Watch Inspiration Award'. She received the John Cabot University Presidential Medal for Leadership in Business, 2017, was honored by The College of Mount Saint Vincent, 2016, selected as the Insurance Advocate’s Insurance Professional of the Year 2015. In 2014, she was honored by the UJA-Federation and the Arthritis Foundation. In 2012, she received The Humanitarian Award from the New York Center for Living. The Greater NY Council of the Boy Scouts of America awarded Pamela “Distinguished Woman of the Year" 2009.

At Michigan University she received a 3 year teaching fellowship & was awarded the Horace A Rackham Doctoral Research Grant.

Pamela J. Newman’s Newsfeed

Mission Society Hosts Founding Families Gala

At the Mission Society of New York City, 96th annual Founding Families Gala, Mission board members Jay Moorhead & Pamela J. Newman honored the late Ellsworth Stanton III with the Founders' Legacy Award.

Business Insurance Women to Watch Inspiration Award : Pamela J. Newman

Pamela J. Newman was reluctant to enter the insurance industry at first but on closer inspection found it intriguing, and over the past 35 years she has become one of the most successful executives in the sector.

Pamela J. Newman’s Background

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PJN Strategies LLC
President & CEO
2017 - Present
New York, NY, USA
PJN Strategies is a boutique strategic consulting firm, founded by Dr Pamela J Newman.
Chairman of the Newman Team & Independent Strategic Advisor
2018 - Present
New York, US
Pamela handles a wide variety of clients and risks in her roles at Aon and as an independent advisor to the brokerage.
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Other Business Interests

Member
New York, US
The Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) is an independent, nonpartisan membership organization, think tank, and publisher, composed of more than fifty full-time and adjunct fellows, who cover the major regions & significant issues shaping today's international agenda.
Board Member
New York, US
Carnegie Hall is a national historic landmark in New York. It aims to bring the transformative power of music to the widest possible audience and to provide visionary education programs through cultivating new works, artists & audiences.
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Current Non-Executive Positions

Board Member
New York, NY, USA
Founded by the Sisters of Charity of New York, the College of Mount Saint Vincent is an academically excellent, fully inclusive, independent liberal arts college. The College combines a strong undergraduate core curriculum with a full array of majors in the liberal arts.
Member Associate Committee
New York, NY, USA
Founded in 1905 and located at Lincoln Center, The Juilliard School is a world leader in performing arts education. The school’s aim is to provide the highest caliber of artistic education for gifted musicians, dancers and actors from around the world, so that they may achieve their fullest potential as artists, leaders & global citizens.
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Previous Non-Executive Positions

President
New York, NY, USA
The Financial Women’s Association brings together high-achieving professionals from every sector of the financial world and are dedicated to developing future leaders, enhancing the role of women in finance and investing in the community.

Philanthropy

Member, Women's Medical Center Advisory Board
New York, NY, USA
The New York Presbyterian Hospital was formed in 1998 by the merger of two independent hospitals and the Weill Cornell Medical Center is part of a network of cooperating acute care and community hospitals in the NY metropolitan area.
Board Member
New York, NY, USA
The Police Athletic League (PAL) is New York City’s largest independent youth development, non-profilt organization. They operate diverse programs from Head Start, Day Care and Universal Pre-K programs to elementary and middle school after-school program, summer day camps and summer Playstreets.
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Pamela J. Newman’s Education

BA English, MA
PhD Communication & Media Studies