Sydney Hearst was raised in the Blue Ridge Mountains and has always had an affinity for nature. Her professional experience is centered around using strategic communicating effectively to contribute to positive social change. Sydney's work has largely focused on environmental conservation.
In the constantly changing media environment of 2020, Sydney crafted and executed an intentional strategy that shattered internal advocacy records and discovered opportunities for innovative engagement.
Whether tweeting about wildlife, drafting an op-ed based on a scientific report, or testifying before a federal agency, Sydney is able to effectively communicate with any targeted audience.
Sydney has experience developing press releases, talking points, op-eds, letters to the editor, and more. Narrowing in on a target audience, Sydney has secured media placements in local, regional, national, and trade publications.
PROJECT MANAGEMENT AND MORE
By leaning on strategic communications skills and project management techniques, Sydney managed the development and launch of a new website to benefit survivors of domestic violence.