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For more than 25 years, John has put strategic communications to work for the public interest. He joined Sher Edling after eight years helping to lead Resource Media – a nonprofit PR firm operating at the intersection of sustainability, health, equity and justice. As Executive Vice President there, John managed the senior program staff and partnered with the President in managing the operations, finance and strategic planning for the organization. Prior to that, John served as an Assistant Dean at Cornell University, managing all communications for the College of Human Ecology and helping to build up the university’s campus-wide communications infrastructure. Earlier in his career, John spent 10 years as Vice President and Partner at MacWilliams, Robinson & Partners, an advertising and strategy agency helping clients succeed in electoral and advocacy campaigns in local, national and global arenas.
After earning his BA in English from the University of Notre Dame, John got his start at Fenton Communications and served as press secretary and spokesperson on political campaigns in the Pacific Northwest in the mid-90’s. John serves on the board of directors at Advocates for the West.
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