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Levy Sun | Public Information Officer

Public Health Science Communicator

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Los Angeles County, California

 

Where I've Been
San Gabriel Valley Mosquito & Vector Control District
Public Information Officer
• Manage Communications Department and a team of outreach professionals
2018 - present
Greater LA County Vector Control District -- Public Information Officer
2013 - 2018
Braille Institute of America -- Public Relations / Social Media Specialist

Promoted from: Public Education Specialist -- 2012​

2010 - 2013

Long Beach Memorial / Miller Children's Hospital -- Public Relations & Marketing Intern

2009 - 2010

Port of Long Beach -- Communications Intern

2008 - 2009

Freelance Reporter -- Event News, Seal Beach Sun, Independent

2005 - 2008

Education
California State University, Fullerton
​MA in Communications 2010 - 2012

Specializing in Non-Profit Marketing, volunteer motivations and cause-related marketing.

 

California State University, Long Beach
BA in Journalism and minor in Marketing ​2004 - 2008
Activities

City of Long Beach Neighborhood Leadership Program (NLP) -- Class of 2009

American Mosquito Control Association (AMCA) - Young Professionals Committee

Co-chair, Chair, Past Chair

2014-2017

American Mosquito Control Association (AMCA) - Volunteer Social Media Coordinator, 2018-Present

Skills

Vendor management

Budgeting

Google Ads

Facebook Advertising

Twitter Ads

Adobe Creative Suite

-Photoshop

-InDesign

-Illustrator

-Premiere Pro

AP Style Writer / Editor

Website Design

Publication Design

Photojournalism

HTML

Content Management Systems (Streamline, Joomla, Wordpress, Drupal, Civica, Pegboard, TopLingo)

2010 - present

2010 - present

Specializing in writing, media relations, marketing strategy and technology.