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Huppenthal Appoints Molly Edwards As PIO

Molly Edwards named PIO

Superintendent John Huppenthal announced that Molly E. Edwards was named public information officer for the Arizona Department of Education on May 21, replacing Andrew LeFevre. With more than 14 years experience in government affairs and media relations, Edwards served as manager of the City of Scottsdale’s Community Mediation Program and subsequently the Housing Resources Program. Most… Read More →

Learning From The Penn State Scandal: Handling The Media In A Crisis

Penn State Scandal: How to Handle Media When Crisis Hits
by in Columnist Spotlight | Marketing

In the age of Facebook, managing media relations is more important than ever, especially when media attention results from something or someone gone wrong — for example, the Penn State scandal. With news released in a matter of seconds thanks to social media and online news alerts, individuals and companies must respond quickly. When the… Read More →