Experienced Advocacy Coordinator who has strong lobbying and organisational skills. Adept at arranging media exposure, educating the public on a cause and rallying support from the proper entities. Specialises in press releases and digital marketing campaigns.
Exceptional professional networking skills
Able to make contacts with important and influential people
Not intimidated by powerful individuals or companies
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Very strong team organisational skills
Stays within the letter of the law on all issues
Extremely dedicated to each cause
March 2009 to July 2014 Schenner Associates-Manchester, UK Advocacy Coordinator
Did a great deal of work to raise awareness about adult illiteracy in the valley area.
Made strong ties within the educational administration community.
Engaged in several public debates to try and bring attention to changes in upcoming school budgets that would affect library funding.
January 2005 to March 2009 Creation People-Manchester, UK Advocacy Coordinator
Responsible for raising awareness of the budget cuts occurring to public and school libraries all around the region.
Networked with media connections to help gain maximum exposure for a series of important press releases.
Assisted in creating teams of people who would canvass the area and give out informational fliers.
June 1999 to January 2005 The Hanford Group-Manchester, UK Advocacy Coordinator
Responsible for taking incoming calls regarding specific campaigns from media and political contacts.
Networked extensively to make political connections to advance the cause of education.
Assisted in developing effective marketing materials that were distributed to the public.
1999 Thompson School of Ethics, London, England, UK, Associate’s Degree, Political Science