The Marshall Mission, the Pulitzer-winning nonprofit media group masking legal justice, is happy to announce the rent of a brand new Director of Communications.
Dacrie Brooks will oversee public affairs and communications for The Marshall Mission, amplifying reporting within the wider media and constructing the group’s model and profile. Brooks is becoming a member of The Marshall Mission from the H.E. Butt Basis, the place she led storytelling initiatives and directed the launch of the group’s Narrative Change Mission. She is a dynamic media relations knowledgeable and skilled communications skilled, with 11 years operating her personal communications consultancy and growing strategic advertising campaigns for 2 nationwide PR businesses.
“Dacrie Brooks is a dynamic, passionate storyteller and will likely be an unbelievable ambassador from The Marshall Mission to the broader media,” mentioned Ebony Reed, Chief Technique Officer for The Marshall Mission. “Bringing concepts, vitality, deep expertise in media and a robust dedication to fairness and justice, Dacrie is a terrific rent for The Marshall Mission.”
Brooks is a gifted media coach and coach who has supplied DEI communications counsel to employers and shoppers, and as a marketing consultant, she helped Fortune 500 C-suite executives garner nationwide top-tier enterprise protection. She is credentialed within the arts neighborhood as a Board Member for the San Antonio African American Neighborhood Archive and Museum (SAAACAM) and a licensed facilitator for The Institute of Cultural Affairs within the USA.
“I’m excited to turn into part of a workforce that delivers in-depth information to make clear the legal justice system, and I stay up for main communications efforts to make sure extra tales proceed to garner mainstream recognition,” mentioned Brooks.
Brooks joins a rising viewers engagement, communications and enterprise facet workforce at The Marshall Mission. The group has added a Chief Technique Officer, Director of Viewers Improvement and extra social media, multimedia and growth hires, with a number of new employees becoming a member of the group since December. The Marshall Mission recently announced a plan for a neighborhood information operation, starting with a newsroom in Cleveland.
Brooks, primarily based in San Antonio, acquired her undergraduate diploma in mass communications from Mary Baldwin College. She’s @DacrieB on Twitter.