Director of Communications & Foundation Relations
Oversight of communications, public relations, programs, and grants program.External and internal communications including social media campaigns: Twitter, Facebook, YouTube. Media events, speech writing for CEO, news releases, press releases, handle media inquiries. Manage activities of external public relations agency; Layout and development of company brochures, ads, and flyers; preparing CEO (former Mayor Susan Golding) for public meetings, TV, radio, and print interviews, public speaking engagements, and other events; supervision of Program Managers/Volunteers; script writing for corporate video, assistance with branding and organizational communications strategies; development and production of company print and e-newsletters and maintenance and management of website using CMS; management of grants including research, writing, reporting.
ACHIEVEMENT HIGHLIGHTS: Doubled grant receipts/Increased online giving by 30 percent.