Communications Strategist (Sexual Health)
Broadcast Media | Washington D.C. Metro Area, US
Twanna is an award-winning educator and advocate with 15+ years campaign communications and leadership experience. She has media appearances on CNN, NPR, and Sirius as well as international outlets including CBC (Canadian National Radio) and Paris Première (French Television). She has successfully pitched and written op-eds, letters to the editor, and articles for The Guardian, Huffington Post, Lifetime, TimeOut New York, Mashable, Nerve, New York Press, Fast Company, and Al Jazeera.
Known as FUNKY BROWN CHICK®, she has been featured by news outlets from coast to coast, from the San Francisco Chronicle to The New York Times.
With a passion for information and communications technology (ICT), Twanna also provides technical assistance to progressive causes including poverty reduction, global health, and the eradication of HIV/AIDS. Namely, she develops and leads end-to-end communications strategy to help government, non-governmental (NGO), nonprofit, and private sector firms maximize social impact, mobilize constituents, and generate funds to ensure mission sustainability. She previously worked for Planned Parenthood, The University of Chicago, Newsweek, and The American Embassy in The Hague.
Contact info: 917-720-2307