Jackie Woodward, BJ ’83

Jackie Woodward, BJ ’83, senior vice president and chief marketing officer of Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, was elected to the Craft Brew Alliance board of directors at its annual shareholders meeting held May 17, 2017. Over the course of her career, Woodward has received numerous marketing and advertising awards, including the Chicago Advertising Federation’s “Ad Woman … Continued

Charlotte Frances Mills, MA ’62

Charlotte Frances Mills, MA ’62, died April 22, 2017, in Tidewater, Oregon. A champion of the environment and women’s rights, her career highlights included teaching at the University of Oregon and serving as editor of the Valley News as well as owner and publisher of Northwest Matrix-Bookmakers in Eugene. Mills published more than 60 books … Continued

John Yunker, BJ ’89

John Yunker, BJ ’89, is the author of a new book, “Think Outside the Country: A Guide to Going Global and Succeeding in the Translation Economy” (Byte Level Books, 2017).

William Howard (Bill) Kennedy, BJ ’49

William Howard (Bill) Kennedy, BJ ’49, died May 7, 2017, at age 91. During his lifetime, Kennedy was a veteran of World War II, editor of six newspapers, a sportswriter, postmaster of Woodsboro and a devoted family man.

Karlin Linhardt, BJ ’84

Karlin Linhardt, BJ ’84, has joined the Subway team as senior vice president for marketing, North America, responsible for brand management and guest experience for more than 30,000 Subway restaurants in North America, serving almost 1.5 billion guests per year. He will oversee all North America marketing teams and core disciplines, including advertising, media planning … Continued

Christopher Leonard, BJ ’98

Christopher Leonard, BJ ’98, has won the first place $25,000 J. Anthony Lukas Work-in-Progress Award for “Kochland” (Simon and Schuster), his book on Koch Industries, one of the largest, most politically charged and most private companies in the United States, according to the Nieman website. The prize, given by the Columbia Journalism School and the … Continued