Highly motivated public affairs communications professional. Outstanding ability to quickly establish positive rapport with people in government agencies, media outlets, community organizations, and strategic partners. Strong understanding of the legislative process. Helped develop multi-state schedules and logistics, handle state-level media relations and staff members of the Deepwater Horizon Presidential Oil Spill Commission. Generated media for two successful claims bills and worked on successful constitutional amendment campaigns. Managed several legislative issues relating to property insurance, PIP, health care, gaming, and education. Develops comprehensive paid media buy plans including placement of billboard, radio, TV, and print ads both statewide and nationally.