New Climate Economy/Global Commission on the Economy and Climate: Global Report Launch
Led the external affairs and strategic communications work for a major international project to analyze and communicate the economic risks and opportunities that arise from climate change and to make recommendations to the world’s governments, business and finance leaders on actions that will lead to lower carbon emissions and more climate-resilient patterns of economic growth and development.
Watch a TED Talk on the report featuring Lord Nicholas Stern.
Photo Credit: New Climate Economy
Yasuní-ITT Initiative: Global Media Relations and Thought Leadership Campaign
Designed and implemented a global communications plan for the Yasuní-ITT, an initiative by the government of Ecuador to refrain indefinitely from exploiting the oil reserves of the Ishpingo-Tambococha-Tiputini (ITT) oil field within the Yasuní National Park in exchange for contributions from the international community for 50% of the value of the reserves, or $3.6 billion over 13 years.
Watch the I AM Yasuni video.
Photo Credit: National Geographic
Pope Francis's Encyclical: U.S. Latino Engagement and Strategic Communications
Supported stakeholder engagement and strategic communications work for a coalition of Catholic groups mobilizing around action on climate in the United States.
Photo Credit: AP
Mi Familia Vote: Latino Voters Outreach and Mobilization
Provided strategic communications, digital and fundraising support for a national organization devoted to the construction of political power for the Latino community in the United States through the expansion of the electorate through direct, sustainable citizenship, voter registration, GOTV, and issue organizing in key states.
Photo Credit: AFP
Tell Them To Vote
Tell Them To Vote
Diles Que Voten/Tell Them to Vote
Co-founded an international online campaign to engage the South, Central, and Mexican families of U.S. citizens as “Civic Engagement” ambassadors to encourage Latino voter participation in the 2016 presidential election.
Watch C-SPAN coverage of campaign launch.
Photo Credit: DQV
Alliance for Citizenship: Building a Movement
Designed and implemented a strategic communications plan to launch a coalition of 38 community, minority, civil rights, labor, and environmental organizations fighting for immigration reform in the United States. Members of the coalition included: National Council of La Raza, Voto Latino, SEIU, AFL-CIO, America’s Voice, Center for Community Change, Casa de Maryland, Mi Familia Vota, National Immigration Law Center, among others.
Issues Management: Protecting The Brand Reputation Of The Largest Non-Profit In The World
Directed crisis communications, brand reputation, and publicity efforts at the largest privately funded non-profit in the world, with more than 1,800 local affiliates in 41 countries and territories.