Laura S. Washington has been appointed president of the Woods Fund of Chicago. The Fund is a grantmaking foundation whose goal, according to its website, is ”to increase opportunities
for less advantaged people and communities in the metropolitan area.” During her career, Laura has been an award-winning print and broadcast journalist and a DePaul University professor. She is a member of the Medill School of Journalism Hall of Achievement at Northwestern University, her alma mater.

Posted: July 6, 2010