Manager, Communications & Engagement
New Rochelle, New York
Barb Grondin Francella provides content, edits and oversees the Network's websites, blogging community, mobile apps, mission report, best practices reports, NEW Executive Forum and NEW Leaderships Summit scripts, newsletters, media relations and native advertising. She holds a journalism degree from Michigan State University. Prior to joining NEW, she had a 25-year career in retail journalism. Barb and her husband Kevin are proud parents of two daughters. She lives in New Rochelle, N.Y., where she supports local arts and education organizations and has served as communications consultant for the New Rochelle Public Library Foundation and the New Rochelle Business Improvement District.