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Lynn Farmer is VP, Marketing at Twin Cities Public Television (TPT)
With over 25 years of marketing and business experience, Lynn Farmer brings for-profit, nonprofit business, and higher education marketing acumen to TPT. She worked at Target Corporation for 18 years in successive roles including merchandising, marketing, and strategic business capacities. After an accomplished career at Target, Farmer established her own consulting firm, Farmer Consulting, using her skills to build capacity for nonprofits and small businesses. In 2016, Lynn charted a new course at Hamline University bringing her enterprise skills to reshape Hamline’s marketing department and launch new brand and website initiatives.
Lynn has served as a moderator at the Minnesota Marketing Summit and the American Marketing Association Symposium on Higher Education. Lynn has also been involved with numerous community organizations including serving on the boards of the Minnesota Independent School Forum (current), former board chair of the Northside Economic Opportunity Network (NEON), Brightwater Montessori School, as well as volunteering for organizations like the Brand Lab and Achieve Minneapolis.
Lynn received her B.A in Marketing from Howard University. Lynn is also a member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. and Jack and Jill of America, Inc.