Announcing PA Forward Project Manager
We are pleased to announce that Brandi Hunter-Davenport has accepted the position as PA Forward Project Manager. Brandi will be joining the team on July 18.
Brandi Hunter-Davenport has nearly 15 years of experience under her belt, which has been honed in sectors ranging from higher education to state government to the nonprofit realm. Each of these venues has provided her with extensive growth in partnership building and recruitment, grassroots development, legislative outreach, event planning, media relations, writing, training, campaign outreach and marketing, and public speaking.
Prior to joining the association, she was the director of communications for the state Department of Agriculture, working on communication platforms which focused on areas such as the restoration of the Chesapeake Bay, the potential of the High Path Avian Influenza Virus and racing reform in the commonwealth. She has also served as the director of public affairs and education with the Pennsylvania Association of Conservation Districts and handled press, marketing and communications with the state Departments of Environmental Protection and Health as well as a member of Governor Rendell's communication team.
Brandi has spent some time as an adjunct professor in the Communications Department at Messiah College. She currently sits on the American Lung Association's Southcentral Region Leadership Board, is a member of the Pa Public Relations Society and is very active with her sorority, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.
Brandi resides in Harrisburg with her husband and two children.
Please join me in welcoming Brandi to the Pennsylvania Library Association!