Obtain online, broadcast and print news coverage, as well as donations and volunteers for non profit organizations. Research and write news releases, informative and engaging feature articles, PSA's and direct mail appeals. Plan and assist with special events, publicize through media outreach and coordinate tasks with members and volunteers.
Skilled in pitching story ideas to media and can ignite excitement with ideas for public awareness of issues. Online column at examiner.com ranks in top five in Oakland area for number of page views. Key campaign representative for two 2010 winning State Assembly races.