Isabel Lara

Isabel Lara is Associate Director for Media Strategy at the National Education Association (NEA.) In her previous job she was responsible for designing and implementing the media outreach strategy for the arrival of space shuttle Discovery to the Smithsonian, which resulted in 104 front page stories on April 18, 2012. The Welcome Discovery Communications campaign won the PRSA 2013 Silver Anvil Award of Excellence. Isabel holds a bachelor’s degree in Literature from Universidad Católica Andrés Bello in Venezuela and a master's degree in Media Studies from The New School in New York.