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Nikki J.

Average rate
$75/hour
  • Joined December 2016

I'll use my 10+ year communications experience (nonprofit & government) to prompt your audience to take action and become loyal customers.

  • Mount Vernon, NY, United States
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Nikki J.
Mount Vernon, NY, United States

Experience

Summary

After 10 years of refining my skills, I took the entrepreneurship leap. As a freelancer and communications consultant, I'm reminded that the gift of learning is a never-ending and exciting adventure.

Work history

American Cultural Association
Communications and Strategy Consultant
Secured $50,000 in grant funding for community educational programming; Secured local media coverage for corporate partnership event; Provided messaging and communications training for executive staff and lead teachers; and more
New York State
Deputy Press Secretary/Spokesperson
Developed, implemented and evaluated long-range communications initiatives; Provided ongoing strategic communications counsel and direction to the Comptroller and senior management; Served as a spokesperson and provided media interviews; and more
Alliance for Quality Education
Communications Director
Oversaw statewide communications; Prepped members for media interviews and served as spokesperson; As a registered lobbyist, successfully lobbied state legislators on education-related policy and budget issues; and more

Availability

Seeking work

Available

  • Available during business hours only

Commitment

  • Can work 30hrs per week
  • Can commit to 6 months to 1 year