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59 Millennium - A Marquis Who’s Who Magazine ARTS, MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT With over a decade of professional experience, Kaylene Ladinsky is a proven leader in the publishing industry. Since 2011, she has served as the editor and managing publisher of the Atlanta Jewish Times, where she leverages her unique skillset to bring cultural awareness to readers throughout the state of Georgia. Additionally, since 2018, she has served as the chief operating officer of the Atlanta Jewish Life Foundation, a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting the Jewish community, institutions and events in Atlanta. Ms. Ladinsky previously garnered a wealth of experience operating as the owner and president of Atlanta’s Impress Express from 2010 to 2022. In her other civic-minded endeavors, Ms. Ladinsky founded Americans United with Israel in 2011, where she continues to serve as the president and chairperson. She also remains affiliated with the American Jewish Press Association (AJPA) and the National Newspaper Association. In honor of her performance in the field, Ms. Ladinsky has been recognized with several accolades and honors, including being named the Best Jewish Newspaper in America by the AJPA in 2022 and receiving the Unwavering and Faithful Friendship to Israel Award from the Consulate General of Israel in 2011. Before embarking on her vocational journey, Ms. Ladinsky pursued a formal education. After earning an Associate of Science in criminal justice at Iowa Community College, she subsequently continued her studies at the University of Northwestern Ohio, achieving a BBA in 1998. In addition to her academic credentials, Ms. Ladinsky also holds several certifications, including psychology counseling 101 and in the principles of banking. In light of her accomplished career, Ms. Ladinsky attributes much of her success to her passion for making a difference in the Jewish community, as well as her dedicated team of colleagues. In accounting for her accomplishments, she is especially proud to have been honored with the Simon Rockower Jewish Journalism Awards. In the coming years, Ms. Ladinsky hopes to continue expanding the online presence of the Atlanta Jewish Times. KAYLENE LADINSKY EDITOR, MANAGING PUBLISHER Atlanta Jewish Times Atlanta, GA