Margaret Moen has served as the editor of The Wanderer, a national catholic weekly published in Saint Paul, since 2015.
SAINT PAUL, MN, October 24, 2019 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Marquis Who's Who, the world's premier publisher of biographical profiles, is proud to present Margaret Moen with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award. An accomplished listee, Ms. Moen celebrates many years' experience in her professional network, and has been noted for achievements, leadership qualities, and the credentials and successes she has accrued in her field. As in all Marquis Who's Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection process.
Ms. Moen was born in Toyko in 1951. Soon after, the family settled in Seattle. She later pursued a formal education at Seattle University. Upon earning a Bachelor of Arts in history, with summa cum laude honors, from the institution in 1972, she received a Master of Arts in English from the University of Minnesota in 1980. Furthermore, Ms. Moen has taught genealogy through Saint Paul Community Education in Minnesota since 2009. She has written genealogy articles for numerous magazines such as Your Genealogy Today.
In 1972, Ms. Moen began working on the editorial staff of The Wanderer, a national catholic weekly published in Saint Paul, MN, since 1867. She has served as the editor since 2015. She first became interested in Catholic journalism through knowing others in the field and has always kept that interest. The highlight of her career thus far was covering the last week of the October 2018 Synod of Bishops in Rome for The Wanderer.
For her accomplishments in the field, Ms. Moen received The Wanderer Forum Award in 1979. Likewise, she was selected for inclusion in editions of Who's Who in Finance and Industry, Who's Who in America, and Who's Who of American Women. A member of the Minnesota Historical Society, she also maintains affiliation with the University of Minnesota Alumni Association. Outside of her work, Ms. Moen enjoys photography, genealogy, traveling, and the languages of French and Italian in her spare time. In 2019, she began work on a biography of Brother Joseph Dutton of Molokai.
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