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Deborah Lerner
Lerner Duane Communication, Inc.

Deborah Lerner has been a public relations and communications professional for more than 35 years.

Deborah founded Lerner Duane Communication, LLC, in 1990.  The firm has represented major American corporations, universities, small and mid-size businesses and not-for-profit agencies, providing public relations and marketing communication strategy development.  In a 15-year corporate career, Deborah served on the public relations staff of The Prudential Insurance Company, now Prudential Financial, in Boston, Holmdel, NJ and Newark, NJ.  She began her PR career as an assistant director of public relations at the New England Conservatory of Music, Boston.

A 1973 graduate of Simmons College, Boston, Deborah holds a bachelor's degree in communications.  She received her master's degree in Jewish-Christian Studies from Seton Hall University, South Orange, in 2012.