Brown Bag Lunch and Learn - Making Social Matter
Date: Dec. 4, 2013
Time: 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Location: Johnson Center for Philanthropy
For any nonprofit, regardless of size, having a social media presence is important. We'll help you build a social media strategy or maximize what you already have, and discuss content creation, analytics and how to engage your audience.
This interactive panel discussion features presenters:
Melissa Barr, public relations specialist at Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, and Nate Hoekstra and Leah Twilley, communications specialists at GVSU’s News and Information Services.
Melissa Barr manages web, online marketing and social media content, and assists in public relations campaigns at the Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park.
Nate Hoekstra is a communications specialist and web editor for NIS, where he is responsible for media relations, web development and content, and writes for GVNow, Forum, and Grand Valley Magazine.
Leah Twilley is currently a communications and web specialist where she is responsible for media relations, social media, web development and monitoring, and writes for Forum and Grand Valley Magazine.
The Brown Bag Lunch and Learn Series is a partnership between the School of Public, Nonprofit and Health Administration and the Johnson Center for Philanthropy that serves as a resource to the nonprofit community and provides a learning opportunity for students, faculty, and practitioners. A variety of timely and relevant topics are presented throughout the academic year.
This event is free and open to the public. Please register in advance in order to obtain a parking pass. Participants are encouraged to bring their own lunch; coffee and tea will be provided.
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Johnson Center for Philanthropy – GVSU
The Johnson Center for Philanthropy serves nonprofits, foundations and others seeking to transform their communities for the common good, and who adapt to constantly changing community conditions.
As a university-based center, we do this through applied research, professional development, the advancement of social technologies, and innovation.