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Pamela J. Newman

PJN Strategies LLC

New York, US

President & CEO

PJN Strategies LLC

Pamela J. Newman

Biography

Pamela J. Newman is the Founder, President, and CEO of PJN Strategies LLC, a boutique strategic consulting firm in New York City.

Dr. Newman is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations, the Economic Club of New York, and The Cosmos Club. She is on the Board of Directors of The College of Mount Saint Vincent, PCI Media Impact, Inc., The New York City Mission Society, and Veterans Moving Forward. Dr. Newman is also on the Advisory Boards of Brock Capital LLC and Pi Capital.

On October 20, 2017, Dr. Newman was appointed by the Acting Secretary of the Army as a Civilian Aide to the Secretary of the Army (CASA) for New York (South).

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, Pamela was the first recipient of the Business Insurance Women to Watch Inspiration Award. John Cabot University (Rome) gave Pamela J. Newman the John Cabot University Presidential Medal for Leadership in Business in 2017. In 2016, Dr. Newman was a Scholarship Tribute Dinner Honoree by the College of Mount Saint Vincent. In 2015, she was selected as the Insurance Advocate’s Insurance Professional of the Year, and was honored by the UJA-Federation and the Arthritis Foundation in 2014. In 2012, she received The Humanitarian Award from the New York Center for Living. The Greater New York Council of the Boy Scouts of America awarded Dr. Newman “Distinguished Woman of the Year” in 2009.

Pamela earned her BA, MA, and PhD from The University of Michigan. She is the widow of Henry E. Kates and has two children, Romy and Theodore, and five fantastic grandchildren.

Pamela J. Newman’s Newsfeed

Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation Hope On The Horizon Fall Symposium & Luncheon

The Charles Evans Award honoring philanthropic leadership was presented by event co-chair Ronald S. Lauder. to honoree Pamela J. Newman, CEO of PJN Strategies. “Pamela truly embodies the altruistic essence of this award,” said Mr. Lauder. “Like Charles Evans, who this award is named in memory of, Pamela’s determination, advocacy and enthusiasm derive from her personal connection to the disease.”

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.

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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