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.