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Bonnie Watson Coleman Names Deputy Chief of Staff

Bonnie Watson Coleman Names Deputy Chief of Staff

Congresswoman Bonnie Watson Coleman (D-NJ) has tapped Courtney Cochran as her Deputy Chief of Staff. She was most recently the Senior Advisor and Communications Director in Watson Coleman’s office, where Cochran provided communications strategy and guidance. Prior to that, she was a Senior Manager for Media Relations at the American Diabetes Association. Cochran previously served as a Communications Director and Press Secretary for Watson Coleman, and also worked for Congressman Adam Smith (D-WA) and former IL Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. The 2010 Miami University graduate is a proud member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. She starts her new role on April 1st. More about her here.

Marco Rubio Pushes Two Measures to Help Protect Small Businesses from Cybersecurity Threats

Marco Rubio Pushes Two Measures to Help Protect Small Businesses from Cybersecurity Threats

Netflix Promotes VP to Lead International Non-English TV Originals

Netflix Promotes VP to Lead International Non-English TV Originals