OUR STAFF | COMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATE
Vania André, Communications Associate, assists with the development, execution and management of Public Agenda's communications goals.
She has a background in marketing, public relations and journalism. Her previous positions include Communications Director with the New York City Council where she managed Council Member Jumaane D. Williams' messaging and communications strategy. In her role as Marketing and Communications Manager for the Haitian American Caucus, she developed the organization's marketing collateral and managed their digital presence.
As an active member of New York's Haitian political and nonprofit community, she is often asked to sit or moderate panels on issues critical to Haitian and immigrant communities. In April 2016, she moderated the Reporting In Times of Crisis: Telling Migrant Tales through Creative Storytelling panel during the 7th United Nations Alliance of Civilizations forum in Baku, Azerbaijan.
Vania attended Hofstra University where she received a bachelor's degree in psychology and public relations, and master's degree in journalism.