2014 Matthew Wiederkehr Leadership Award - Lynn Anderson
Lynn has volunteered her time to Matt’s Promise since 2011. She was introduced to the organization through a friend and was instantly moved by the powerful story and mission behind the organization. She joined the Junior Committee in 2013 where she co-hosted two successful events resulting in increased awareness and funds. Lynn is an advocate for Matt’s Promise and making a difference in the lives of young people affected by terminal illnesses and has recruited many friends and colleagues to the cause.
Lynn is currently the Director of Partnerships & Portfolio Products at NBC Universal. Her team is responsible for developing innovative digital and social media products for NBCU’s large portfolio of brands including NBC, NBC Sports & News, CNBC, Bravo, Fandango and E!. In addition, her team oversees the vetting and development of new ad technology and data partnerships. Lynn graduated from Virginia Tech Summa Cum Laude with a degree in finance and currently resides in Tribeca.