Lisa Jacknow spent years working in national and local news in and around New York City before moving to Princeton. Working as both a TV producer and news reporter, Lisa came to this area to focus on the local news of Mercer County at WZBN-TV. In recent years, she got immersed in the Princeton community by serving leadership roles at local schools in addition to volunteering for other local non-profits. In her free time, Lisa loves to spend time with her family, play tennis, sing and play the piano. A graduate of the S. I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University, Lisa was raised just north of Boston, Massachusetts but has lived in the tri-state area since college. She is excited to be Editor and head writer for Princeton Perspectives!
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Did You Know?
- 500 boxes, each containing enough breakfast and lunch for a student during the two-week remote learning, were loaded onto 15 school buses and distributed around Princeton
- For the first time ever, NJ has changed regulations for qualified remote learning to count towards the 180-day required school year
- In January, NJ became the first state in the nation to impose a permanent ban on flavored vape products
- The average salary for a preschool teacher in NJ is the 4th highest in the US
- About 15% of Princeton resident students attend private schools