Justin Gero, MS

EXPERIENCE

October 2016 – Present

Communications Manager

National Nurse-Led Care Consortium

Manage communications strategy, staff, branding, websites, marketing, social media, graphic design, and more. Completed a website and branding update – coordinated internal staff and external vendors, and led research, design, and development from concept to launch.

December 2012 – October 2016

Communications Coordinator

Philadelphia Department of Public Health

Completed a website redesign on an $83 budget in two months. I did all front-end work including UX research, development, design, content management, and coordinating with the server administrator. I was also the project manager for $100,000 and $200,000 marketing campaigns that included print and digital media. Day-to-day I was a writer and editor for technical, medical, and plain language content.

October 2011 – December 2012

Communications Associate

ActionAIDS

Wrote press releases, newsletters, and board reports. I was the organization’s social media manager, successfully increasing followers, reach, and engagement. I also implemented a data plan, developed media contacts, and  assisted with event planning.

EDUCATION

2010, Drexel University

Master of Science

Science, Technology, and Society

Bachelor of the Arts

History and Politics

REFERENCES

Caroline Leopold Medical Writer

Justin has exceptional writing talent, which I have seen through his web and print copywriting and design.

David Webber Senior Development Specialist, ActionAIDS

Justin’s writing skills are outstanding. I knew I could turn to Justin for eagle-eyed editing and proofreading help.

Veronica Alvarez Direct Supervisor, Health Department

Justin is always striving to perfect his craft, and genuinely believes that media and communications play a critical role in promoting public health.