Klipa Named Public Information Coordinator at MCC
(Bradenton, Fla., April 24, 2009) - Jessica Klipa has been named public information coordinator for the Public Affairs and Marketing Department at Manatee Community College (MCC).
Klipa, who joined MCC's team one month ago, will be responsible for sending out press releases, coordinating media requests and writing the college's internal newsletter.
Klipa was most recently a reporter for the Bradenton Herald where she covered higher education, agriculture and East Manatee community news. Her reporting experience also included covering hot-button issues such as last year's salmonella scare and the ongoing Chinese drywall saga.
Prior to becoming a reporter, Klipa earned her master's degree in mass communications/journalism from the University of South Florida St. Petersburg. She has a bachelor's degree in English from Pensacola Christian College.