Director of Communications
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Shanderia Kern Posey joined Mississippi Public Broadcasting in 2017 as the public relations specialist. In 2019 she was promoted to Director of Communications, where she now manages the public relations, graphic arts and digital departments at MPB.
Posey is a native of Kosciusko, Miss. She holds a master’s degree in Communications from Mississippi College and a bachelor’s degree in print journalism/news editorial emphasis from the University of Southern Mississippi.
Her career has included several positions at Mississippi newspapers, including the Hattiesburg American, The Clarion-Ledger and The Mississippi Link. Her journalism career included roles as editor, reporter, copy editor, health editor, columnist, page designer, employment specialist in advertising and weeklies coordinator. She has also worked as an editorial assistant at the Mississippi Secretary of State’s Office as well as a freelance writer for a local communications company.
Posey is an active member of the Public Relations Association of Mississippi, the Southern Public Relations Federation and Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.