Experienced charismatic bi-lingual bi-cultural Public Affairs Specialist possessing excellent program management, communications, public speaking, speech writing and information disseminating skills. Specializing in diverse and challenging community outreach using various forms of marketing strategies.
Developed Community Program (Asthma Coalition) from initial concept and small grant to a successful self sustaining program that provides important Public Health advocacy, information and health education to risk communities in Western Mass.
Developed seminars, presentations and written public health literature to diverse culturally sensitive community groups .
Organized mayoral declarations for public health issues and events in high risk communities.
Conduct Interdisciplinary Team Meetings
Responsible for Media Outreach
Responsible for community organizing, grant writing, planning, assessments and evaluations of new programs and education materials.
Supervised community contracts.
Develop curriculum for community groups and internal staff.
Designed media campaigns, outreach and Public Health initiatives for Community Health Education.
Responsible for direct clinical services to Individual and Families
Responsible for recreation therapy programming for Cognitive impaired patients.
Provided advocacy to high risk groups in the community.
Write /present Policy for social service dept.
Conduct unit screenings and assessments
Present and write new procedures, public information and staff support initiatives.
Extensive Post Graduate Course work with School of Public Health
Graduated with Honors (Cum Laude)
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