Lincoln, NE - August 15, 2018 - Vision Maker Media welcomes Alyssa Mae, our new Marketing and Communications Specialist, to the team. The position was created to support the growth of VMM's online presence and marketing team.
"I'm eager to start my work at Vision Maker," Mae said. "I'm excited to give my ideas to the team, our mission and the native stories."
Alyssa Mae is a recent journalism graduate from the University of Nebraska - Lincoln. In 2017, Mae and a team of student journalists led by Vision Maker Media Assistant Director Rebekka Schlichting and University Journalism Professor Joseph Starita, received the Grand Prize Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Award for Public Service for a comprehensive reporting project on White Clay, Nebraska.
Shirley Sneve, Director of Vision Maker Media, stated, "Alyssa shares our passion of sharing native stories for public broadcast and displays a wide range of skills . We are eager to see the energy she brings to our team."
Mae will be working closely with
Dawn Amory, Director of Marketing and Development and a team of student interns. Amory is also excited to be expanding the marketing department.
"There are so many new projects and ideas we can focus on," Amory said. "Two heads are always better then one."