Malibu News
Sandi Turner, New Information Officer
By Nashfa Hawwa
Jul 6, 2013 - 7:34:11 PM

Sandi Turner
MALIBU—Sandi Turner, a 20 year veteran of the public relations and communication industry, was formally introduced on Monday, July 8 at the City Council meeting as the new PIO for the city.

Turner is replacing the position previously held by Olivia Damavandi, who had worked for Malibu’s PIO for two years before she resigned in March 2013.

According to city manager Jim Thorsen, Turner had worked as a PIO for 16 years in Athens Clarke Country, Georgia. She had also spent three years as pubic relations director for Padgett Business Services prior to her work with Athens Clarke County.

Turner would officially be in charge of the city’s social media accounts. She would be working with the local television channel and working with city council members, as well as composing press releases.


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