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Joseph Clark
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Professional Summary
Self-motivated communications professional with 10 years of experience and a proven track record of achievement in both the nonprofit and corporate sectors. Has worked to successfully align strategic marketing and communications messaging goals by leading project-based initiatives to increase engagement, drive giving and enrollment, and promote brand awareness to a wide variety of audiences.  
  • Marketing and Communications
  • Project Management
  • Writing
  • Strategic Planning
  • Fundraising and Development
  • Partnership Development and Building
  • Editing
  • Website Management
  • Social Media Marketing
Associate Director of Communications Jan 2011Present Garrison Forest School Baltimore, MD
  • Manage school's website content to promote brand message and ensure consistency with strategic marketing goals across all electronic and print platforms. 
  • Promote consistent messaging across multiple social media platforms to drive target audience interest, creating annual increases in inquiries and donations.
  • Conceptualize and lead new project initiatives such as the Garrison Forest School app, website redesign and Love GFS Day, a new social media fundraising initiative.
  • Collaborate to write all internal and external school communications including press releases, email blasts to faculty, students and parents, online newsletters, daily web feature stories and the annual 100+ page magazine. 
  • Collaborate with colleagues, vendors and graphic designers to ensure consistency of collateral materials and advertisements. 
Public Relations Director (Freelance/Contractual) Jan 2010Oct 2010 Tyler New Media, Inc Telecommute
  • Managed international public relations campaigns based around Tyler New Media documentary releases.
  • Successfully pitched stories to result in more than 50 media placements from outlets including the Washington Post, New York Times, Extra TV and the Associated Press.
  • Garnered international attention for the film by networking with executives and coordinating logistics to have film featured on UK television.
Marketing and Outreach Manager May 2007Jan 2010 Brooklyn and Curtis Bay Coalition Baltimore, MD
  • Chief Editor of bimonthly newsletter.
  • Directed all program community outreach activity for the Healthy Neighborhoods program.
  • Designed all promotional and collateral materials including brochures, press releases, direct mail pieces, and ad copy.
  • Shaped fundraising and development strategies including: grant writing and research, web campaigns, and community and corporate donors outreach.
  • Produced and executed strategic marketing plan for green housing development.
  • Developed media relationships and organized media events and groundbreakings.
  • Created all web based promotion including: website copy, e-blasts, and social networking site pages.
  • Managed community volunteers.
  • Coordinated and marketed five large annual events and monthly workshops.
  • Formed funding and partner relationships with state and local legislators and national businesses and corporations.
Marketing and Circulation Coordinator Jan 2005May 2007 Baltimore Business Journal Baltimore, MD
  • Collaborated with Marketing Director in designing marketing and event strategy.
  • Created marketing copy used in direct mail and e-mail campaigns.
  • Handled event logistics and vendor negotiations.
  • Operated and managed subscriber database; main point of contact for subscriber concerns.
  • Tracked circulation budget and prepared report for Audit Bureau of Circulations.
  • Composed Baltimore portion of American Eagle Newsletter.
Student Advisor Jan 2003Jan 2006 Kaplan Test Preparation and Admission Baltimore, MD

  • Assisted Marketing Director in organizing presentations, contacting prospective students, and carrying out marketing activities.
  • Advised students through various aspects of testing, enrollment, and admissions processes.
Bachelor of Science : Mass Communication Towson University Baltimore, MD
High School Diploma Roland Park Country School Baltimore, MD
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Previous Companies:

  • Garrison Forest School
  • Tyler New Media
  • Inc

Previous Job Positions:

  • Associate Director of Communications
  • Public Relations Director
  • Marketing and Outreach Manager
  • Marketing and Circulation Coordinator
  • Student Advisor


  • Towson University
  • Roland Park Country School

Level of Education:

  • Bachelor of Science
  • High School Diploma

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