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Jennie Saia, MA

Jennie Saia

Jennie Saia, MA

Senior Public Communications Specialist
Communications and Marketing
  • 125A Rosenau Hall
  • CB #7400
  • Chapel Hill, NC 27599
  • USA

Jennie is a North Carolina native and two-time graduate of UNC-Chapel Hill. Professionally, she's into telling stories that matter through writing, photography and digital media. Personally, she's into books, dance and the Durham food scene.

Her interest in public health stems from the 2.5 years she lived in rural Mexico and the 3.5 years she worked with international NGO Ipas to advocate for reproductive rights.

Staff/Administrative Duties

Jennie edits the Front Lines newsletter, writes articles about School research and events, works on the website, manages social media and provides photography services.


MA, Technology and Communication, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2016

BA, Anthropology / Recreation and Leisure Studies, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2007

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