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Wallenberg Dr Fort Collins, CO
Topnotch professional with years communications
experience working in Congress, Political Campaigns, Federal Agencies
and Nonprofits. Developed contacts and established longterm relationships
with local and national media to respond rapidly, professionally and
accurately. Expert knowledge of various policy issues and public relations
strategies. Collaborative problem solver able to work independently
and as part of a team.
SKILLS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS
Writing and Editing
• Researched, wrote and edited press
releases and opeds for local and national media.
• Researched and wrote informational
briefings and memoranda.
• Drafted floor speeches and statements.
• Composed written correspondence
to constituents, professional groups and federal agencies.
• Developed and executed statewide
• Increased media coverage through
overhaul of media lists and distribution methods, pitching stories and
developing new materials and fact sheets.
• Identified and coordinated media events.
• Served as spokesperson to media and
• Proactively generated media interest
and shaped news coverage.
Communications Assistant, Federation
for American Immigration Reform Washington, DC
Special Assistant to the Chairman,
Federal Communications Commission Washington, DC
Deputy Director of Surrogate Media,
Republican National Convention St Paul, MN
Assisted National Media Director,
Mike Huckabee for President Washington, DC
Deputy Legislative Assistant,
Office of Senator Allard Washington, DC
Legislative Correspondent, Office
of Congressman Beauprez Washington, DC
M.A., Political Management, George Washington
University, Washington, DC
B.A., Political Science, Colorado State
University, Fort Collins, CO