Jean Munoz Keese

ACCOMPLISHMENTS

Experienced media strategist, public relations professional & copywriter. Has designed and implemented dozens of successful public affairs and media strategies and messages for corporate clients, trade associations, non-profit organizations, political candidates and statewide ballot initiative campaigns targeting legislative, regulatory and political audiences.

Served as a professional political spokesperson and directed earned media campaigns for a diversity of high- profile issues. Has been quoted in major media outlets including Los Angeles Times, San Francisco Chronicle, Sacramento Bee, Washington Post, New York Times and NBC Nightly News with Tom Brokaw.

Published health & wellness writer.

Founded & directed two successful small businesses.

Health & Wellness Professional: Clinical Ayurvedic Practitioner; Registered Yoga Instructor; Certified Pilates Instructor.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Public Relations & Political Marketing Professional

Founder of Munoz Communications Group, providing a full range of public affairs services, including marketing, media relations, media training, grassroots mobilization, collateral material development, coalition building and project management.

Directed and/or served as spokesperson in numerous high profile earned media campaigns, including the California Independent Energy Producers during the California Electricity Crisis; Proposition 36 (drug laws); Proposition 64 (tort reform); the California Wild Heritage Campaign (Wilderness campaign) and the California Coalition for Health Choice (No on SB277: Vaccine mandate).

Senior Account Executive, McNally Temple Associates – one of Sacramento’s top political consulting and marketing firms.

Freelance Writer

Experienced ghostwriter, and business/political copy-writer

Published in Sacramento Parent Magazine, Elephant Journal, authoring creative and feature-length pieces

Wrote a regular health and wellness column for the Placer Herald

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Arts, Economics & Government, California State University, Sacramento

Clinical Ayurvedic Practitioner, California College of Ayurveda