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LuAnn Cahn

2013 Speaker

LuAnn Cahn is an eight-time Emmy award-winning journalist with NBC10 News in Philadelphia.  She’s also the author of the inspirational new memoir “I Dare Me,” based on a blog that got her life unstuck by doing something new every day for a year. This year, she will celebrate 26 years at WCAU -TV.   In 2005 Cahn won a National Emmy for her investigation “Dirty Little Secret.”  Cahn is most admired by her colleagues and viewers for her personal story of battling breast cancer at the age of 35. Her 1992 special report, “Breast Cancer: My Personal Story,” won her a national Clarion award and two Mid-Atlantic Regional Emmys. Cahn regularly speaks on behalf of area breast cancer support groups and the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America. A Columbus, Ohio native, Cahn graduated Phi Beta Kappa from the University of Georgia. @LuAnnCahn
3:30 – 4:00PM Local Leader Meet Up –Hall B