Suzanne Spurgeon, Founder, Women Media Pros & former CNN VP
-Has written crisis communications plans for companies and
-Has media trained executives of airlines, energy firms, a utility, a rail service and professionals including physicians and lawyers since 2007.
-Led CNN LA's coverage of air & rail disasters, earthquakes, CA energy crisis, major criminal & civil trials, and 911.
Yvette Fernandez, Bilingual Media Trainer
-Adjunct Professor at CSTI, providing crisis communications and media training for hundreds of first responders & PIOs in CA
-FEMA Certified APIO (Advanced Public Information Officer)
-Digital Content Producer/Co-Owner First Generation Studios, San Francisco
-Women Media Pros Senior Consultant since 2007
-Founder of the Sound Bite Specialists
Alexis Ellison, PR and Communications Specialist
-Has extensive experience with private-sector corporations and county governments.
-Expertise in strategic planning, media relations, crisis management, special event management, and social media
-Media relations manager for Fortune 500 companies, preparing talking points and Q&As, media training Directors, VPs and C-Levels
-Account manager in PR firms and advertising agencies