A media relations consultant and risk communications specialist with four years of experience in designing and developing communication strategy of Indonesia’s avian influenza control and pandemic preparedness.

A communication consultant with three years of experience with UNICEF, supporting three successful campaigns of public awareness on avian influenza and pandemic preparedness; breast feeding and nutrition; and basic immunization for children.

A journalist with ten years of experience in print, online media and radio, specializing in environment, health, sport, psychology, humanitarian affairs and Literature.

A public historian, specializing in Southeast Asia History, diplomacy, and the history of infectious diseases in Indonesia. 

Work History

Work History
Oct 2009 - Present

Communication Adviser

The National Committee for Avian Influenza Control and Pandemic Preparedness (Komnas FBPI)

Advise on strategic communications to respond pandemic influenza; help oversee the execution of communication programs under the national committee; and train, as well as consult, health and zoonotic diseases experts on public communication campaigns.

Sep 2006 - Oct 2009

Media Consultant


Responsible in coordinating closely with Indonesian National Avian and pandemic influenza committee, support the management and development of information and media center; prepare, write, translate and edit media releases for the committee and UNICEF communicable diseases efforts; support the development of press kits, power point and other presentations for the media or other workshops or forums. Monitor daily media tracking and provide reports as needed; help coordinate journalism training and media conferences. Conduct site visits for media on specific topics to facilitate coverage; develop and update the Komnas FBPI website. Gather timely and accurate information on the avian influenza and pandemic H1N1 situation from Indonesian government sources and other sources to tight deadlines. 


Aug 1998 - Aug 2004

Bachelor of Humanities

University of Indonesia