Jamerika joins the Children’s Alliance team as our Strategic Communications Assistant. She will help with social media engagement and building partnerships to further advance the organization’s mission. She is excited to be on board and to work on the behalf of Washington state’s children.
Jamerika has more than ten years’ experience as a journalist and passionate advocate for foster children, having previously worked for the YMCA of Greater Seattle and the Press Enterprise in Riverside, California. She holds a B.A. in Communication from the Edward. R. Murrow College of Communication at Washington State University
In 2015, Jamerika earned a certificate in Public Relations & Strategic Communications from the University of Washington. A native of Tacoma, she has worked as a communications consultant for a number of organizations including the Washington State Department of Social Health & Services, the University of Washington and numerous non-profits. She also owns and operates Clever Jam Communications, a consulting firm offering strategic communications guidance and facilitation to those working in child welfare.