PO Box 601, New Providence, NJ 07074
908/232-9538 (phone and fax number)

Communications Specialist
Kubli & Fransen, LLC

Media Relations and Training
News Reporter
Web Site Content
Public Speaking
Annual Reports

Proofreading Services
Target Audience Analysis
Strategic Message
Development / Fundraising

I have worked with the following clients on various assignments:

Art Directors Club of New Jersey (Kearny, NJ)
Aventis Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Bridgewater, NJ)
Bayonne Medical Center (Bayonne, NJ)
Durand Academy & Community Services (Mt Laurel, NJ)
Excerpha Medica, an Elsevier business (Bridgewater, NJ)
International Medical News Group (Morristown, NJ)
Johnson & Johnson Pharmaceutical Research and Development (Raritan, NJ)
Krell Advertising (Flemington, NJ)
Merrill Lynch (Princeton, NJ)
National Interfaith Hospitality Network (Summit, NJ)
Parke-Davis, A Division of Pfizer, Inc. (Morris Plains, NJ)
Pathways to Independence (Kearny, NJ)
Presbyterian Homes & Services, Inc. (Princeton, NJ)
Princeton Center for Yoga & Health (Princeton, NJ)
Quadrant HealthCom Inc. (Chatham, NJ)
Rockingham Historic Site (Rocky Hill, NJ)
Rutgers University/Cook College, Office of Continuing Professional Education (New Brunswick, NJ)

Media Writer

Freelance reporter for The Courier-News (Bridgewater, NJ), U.S. 1 (Princeton, NJ), The Princeton Packet (Princeton, NJ), and New Brunswick Business & Entertainment Journal (New Brunswick, NJ); magazine writer for Builder/Architect (NJ and NY editions), South Jersey Magazine, and New Jersey Savvy Living

Web Site Content Writing Samples (Click on "Understanding the Pleasures and Pains of Growing Older") (Click on "Press Releases") (Click on "About Us" profiles) (See template introductions for each Web page)
Conduct a search at for "Vivian Fransen"

Staff Positions

1996-1998 Communications Director, New Jersey Hospital Association (Princeton, NJ)
1995-1996 Director of Development, Bonnie Brae (Liberty Corner, NJ)
1989-1994 Communications Officer, The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (Princeton, NJ)
1987-1989 Grants Administrator, Morristown Memorial Hospital (Morristown, NJ)
1986-1987 Development Officer, Foundation of the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (Newark, NJ)
1982-1986 Assistant Administrator and Office Manager, Hospice of Morris County (Morristown, NJ)
1980-1982 Senior Health Care Worker, Planned Parenthood of Northwest New Jersey (Morristown, NJ)
1978-1979 Residential Counselor/Houseparent, Youth For Christ, Youth Guidance Program (Corbett, OR)


1986 MPA, Public Administration, Bernard M. Baruch College,
City University of New York (New York, NY)
Pi Alpha Alpha Honor Society
1978 BA, Sociology, Gordon College (Wenham, MA)