|Senior Public Relations and Communications
Shirley has 20+ years of agency experience serving as the former Vice President of Edelman and the former Associate Director at Boehringer Ingelheim. She has proven experience in technology, healthcare, entertainment, not-for-profit and consumer sectors. She has extensive expertise in creating strategic communications campaigns, graphic design, social media strategy, media relations, public relations, marketing communications and advocacy programs.
In the past, she worked for The Oprah Winfrey Show, Harpo Productions in Chicago for five years. She worked in the travel industry with leading news outlets such as the New York Times and Today Show, as well as with other travel publications and with celebrities at Emerson Place prestigious hotels in New York, NY.
Education: Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degree, Journalism/Public Relations, University of Georgia and Master of Arts (M.A.), Corporate and Public Communications, Seton Hall University.
Functional responsibility: Duties include public relations, media relations, writing, editing, research, strategy and design.