The Swedenborg Foundation is pleased to announce the recent hire of Lisa Lapp as its new editor. She brings to this position an extensive background as a communications specialist and editor as well as experience with print and digital media.
Prior to joining the Foundation, Lapp worked as a writer and editor for both nonprofit and for-profit organizations and institutions. She also volunteers as a museum docent and publications copyeditor for the Wharton Esherick Museum in Paoli, Pennsylvania, where the wood sculptor’s studio/residence became a National Historic Landmark for Architecture.
Lapp will manage the Foundation’s editorial program, a role previously held by Morgan Beard who was appointed operations manager of the Swedenborg Foundation earlier this year.
Other Foundation staff members include Curtis Childs, multimedia writer/producer; Matthew Childs, animator/videographer; Alexia Cole, online media coordinator; Karen Connor, art director; Brian Mann, membership and development coordinator; Valerie McLaughlin, business manager; and Carol Urbanc, marketing assistant.