THE CSG TEAM

Edward Agne
President
Margie Ross Decter
Principal
Anita M. Harris
Principal
Barbara Holtz
Principal
Monroe B. Scharf
Senior Consultant
Wendy Wolfson
Principal
Marianne Wojnar
Principal

Anita M. Harris
Principal

Anita Harris specializes in editorial and media relations strategy and services based on many years of experience in journalism, higher education, and public affairs.

An award-winning journalist, she reported on health, science and technology for the MacNeil-Lehrer Report of public television. She has also written for Newsday, National Public Radio, and MSN, among other outlets.

As an educator, she taught communications at Harvard, Yale, and Tufts Universities; at Simmons College, and in the MBA Program at Babson College. She is the author of Broken Patterns (WSU 1994) a nonfiction book concerned with the social impact of technological change.

In 1993, she founded Harris Communications, a Cambridge MA consulting firm offering public relations, research, editorial and coaching services. In a consulting capacity, she served as a writer and public information officer in the Harvard University News Office and, subsequently, as interim Director of Public Affairs for the Harvard School of Public Health. Her client list also includes: the Boston College Carroll School of Management, Cambridge Interactive, Consolidated Edison Communications; The Forsyth Institute, Genzyme Biosurgery, Inforonics, the Massachusetts Department of Public Health; Radcliffe College, the Tufts University School of Medicine, and Wyeth, among others.

Ms. Harris holds degrees from Cornell University and the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism. She has held fellowships at Boston, Harvard, and Tufts Universities.

She is the founder and past chair of Ivy+, an organization serving the alumni of ten universities. She has served as a director for the Cornell Club of Boston and was recently named to the Presidentís Council of Cornell Women. She is also a member of the Public Relations Society of America and of New England Science Writers. Ms. Harris has been a consultant with CSG since 1999.