A communications and program management specialist with 12 years of professional experience managing public information including significant experience overseas. Hands-on experience developing and implementing public sector communications strategies, including management of sensitive information. Extensive experience with public campaign design, including branding development, event management, and public relations. Solid experience working in Kenya and throughout Eastern Africa, with Swahili language skills and strong network of media groups and service providers in Kenya. Strong writing skills and experience with production and technical editing of programs in radio and television. Co-produced two Zambia project documentaries, which won 2009 Telly Awards for Documentary in Government Relations. Experience engaging private sector participation and input into public sector reform, with demonstrated skill in development and implementation of project outreach programs, media management, and institutional capacity building.