About

Frances J. Trelease, MBA

Frances Trelease has been an accomplished writer since her college days, when she studied Journalism at The University of Connecticut. Fran wrote for the college newspaper, interviewing many personalities including then-college president John A. DiBiaggio, and then-U.S. Senator Christopher Dodd.

After a stint as a town reporter for Hometown Publications, Fran returned to school to earn her MBA. From there, her career blossomed into a range of writing disciplines including corporate magazines, articles, blogs, news releases, web site content, and marketing pieces. Interviewees have included former U.S. Senator Lowell Wiecker and Craig’sList founder Craig Newmark

Over the years, Fran has received writing awards, including from the Connecticut Press Club in 2017 and 2018, and from APEX (Awards for Publication Excellence,) for Excellence in Writing.

She has appeared on Fox 61 TV in Hartford, public access stations WHPX / WPXQ in New London, and WPAA TV in Wallingford. Her published pieces have appeared in the New York Times, Gannett Newspapers, and CT By The Numbers.