AnnMarie J. Baranik AnnMarie segued into public relations and reporting after holding an assortment of positions in many industries, including healthcare, real estate, advertising, promotion, and working as a flight attendant. Now that she is a Jill of all trades she uses her vast knowlegde to write for Patch.
Originally from Buffalo New York, where she earned her college degree in broadcast journalism, AnnMarie was a NFL cheerleader for the Buffalo Bills (called the Buffalo Jills) and crowned Miss Niagara Falls (1990). She launched her professional career acting on television soap operas in New York. She is a graduate of the leadership program for the city of Burbank that brings key city leaders together to work on programs to better the community and launched her consultancy "StarPRx" with a certificate in entertainment publicity from UCLA