City of Chicago Dept. of Cultural Affairs and Special Events
Assistant Commissioner
Supervising marketing communications for the department, including launching the Cultural Center and its activities as well as others at the Daley Center, and satellite facilities to introduce a new civic cultural institution. Producing a weekly cable television program on the arts, edited and supervised production for planning documents as well as editing major catalogues for exhibitions, and leading and launching a new identity and branding campaign for the department. Also planning and policy for the department, and liaison to the mayor's press office for speechwriting and crisis communications.