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The Jane Addams Peace Association was founded in 1948 "to foster a better understanding between the people of the world toward the end that wars may be avoided and a more lasting peace enjoyed."

Make Books Not War: Jane Addams Children's Book Awards

Introduction to our Board Members

The Board members of the Jane Addams Peace Association serve in a volunteer capacity and bring a wealth of experience and dedication to the work of ending war and promoting a lasting and just peace.

Name Position Duration Located in
Tura Campanella Cook President,
2nd term
2016 - 19 Austin, TX
Laura Ann Fernea Treasurer,
1st term
2016 - 19 La Mesa, CA
Susan C. Griffith Vice President,
1st term
2016 - 19 Mt. Pleasant, MI
Susan Freiss Board Member,
1st term
2016 - 19 Madison, WI


Updated 16 Nov 2016


Contact address for questions and book submissions:
Heather Palmer
Co-Chair, Jane Addams Children's Book Award
16411 Limerick Lane
Minnetonka, MN 55345


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