Senior-level strategic and tactical planning and leadership of internal and external corporate communications initiatives.
Experienced in managing earned and paid-media initiatives, public relations and media relations, and government/regulatory relations (issues, reputation, and crisis communication management).
Successful in developing and aligning corporate communication strategies that strengthen business reputation, mitigate risks, communicate corporate value propositions and build competitive advantage.
Experienced working and partnering with senior executives, and with marketing, legal, legislative affairs and environmental affairs teams.
Accomplished spokesperson with national/ local media and with professional/trade organizations.
Strong writing, public speaking, and interpersonal relationship skills.
Undergraduate (journalism) and graduate J.D.) degrees.