Edwards’ social media use helpful to district during Hurricane Irma

Edwards’ social media use helpful to district during Hurricane Irma
Katie Edwards' Eye on the Storm Turned into Genuine Public Service
September 13, 2017
Nancy Smith
Sunshine State News

​Katie Edwards, counsel in the Firm’s Ft. Lauderdale office, is mentioned in this article for her helpful communications via email and social media in the days leading up to Hurricane Irma’s landfall in Florida. Edwards, who is also a Florida State Representative, provided updates on the storm and tips for District 98 on how to prepare. In the article, Edwards explained that her passion for communications stems from her experience at the Dade County Farm Bureau as the director of communications.

"I started as director of communications there. We developed a crisis communications plan. I got information from all the different agencies and coordinated it. Over the years I developed a fairly large database, which is what helped me put together the Hurricane Irma information."

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