New York Times contributor and former Scholastic editor joins Minneapolis firm

(MINNEAPOLIS) Sept. 17, 2014 — PR with Panache! (PRP), an award-winning, Minnesota-based PR firm focused on the education marketplace, is proud to welcome Lucille Renwick as the firm’s newest modern-day storyteller.

Renwick has spent more than two decades in the education industry as a reporter, writer and editor. Her work has appeared in numerous education and mainstream publications including District Administration, The New York Times, and The Nation.

“Lucille is an enormously accomplished, acclaimed journalist who brings a tremendous depth of experience in education to our firm. We are thrilled to have someone of her caliber join our team,” said Sue Hanson, PRP’s founder and principal. “Her distinguished journalism career makes her a valuable addition to the ever-expanding PR with Panache! agency. Her experience, knowledge, and indisputable communications skills bring great value to the PR with Panache! global clientele.”

For most of Renwick’s career, she has written about and advocated for education and K-16 nonprofits. She first covered education as a journalist for the Hartford (Conn.) Courant and the L.A. Times, and then as an editor for Scholastic’s Instructor and Administr@tor magazines as well as one of Discovery Education’s magazines.

She later worked as a PR professional focused on helping public, charter and private schools and education nonprofits tell their stories and spread the word about their good work.

“I’m excited to join the talented storytelling team at PR with Panache! and am eager to add to their stellar reputation for creating vital, engaging opportunities for clients within the education marketplace,” said Renwick. “I look forward to working with such a highly respected and trusted PR agency in education.”

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For more information about Lucille Renwick, visit our storyteller’s page.

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