Julie Livingston brings more than 20 years of strategic communications and public relations expertise to her role as Director, Communications, MedShadow Foundation and DES Action USA. She has created and implemented diverse media programming, for trade associations, education companies and global brands, managed high-profile public information campaigns, and has served as a national media spokesperson. Julie held senior positions at the Toy Industry Association — where she worked on industry crises related to toy safety as well as legislative issues — and Scholastic, where she oversaw community relations initiatives working in partnership with leading nonprofits such as Reading is Fundamental, Volunteers of America and Save the Children. She serves on the NY Women in Communications Foundation Board of Directors. Julie holds a BA from CUNY/Queens College and a Master of Science degree in Communications Management from the Syracuse University Newhouse School of Public Communications. She has been published on the subject of associations and crisis.
If you are a member of the media and would like to set up an interview or broadcast appearance with a member of the MedShadow Foundation team, contact Julie Livingston, Director, Communications at firstname.lastname@example.org. Follow Julie on Twitter: @MedShadow_Julie.