Mayor Sullivan Appoints 49th State Angel Fund Project Manager and Communications Director
ANCHORAGE – Mayor Sullivan today named Joe Morrison as Project Managerfor the 49th State Angel Fund and Lindsey Whitt as Communications Director. Morrison will be responsible for managing the 49th State Angel Fund; coordinating outreach to small businesses and start-ups in the community; and ensuring the program’s success. Morrison most recently served as Assistant Vice President of Sales and Service for Credit Union 1. He recently received his International Masters in Business Administration from Madrid’s Instituto de Empresa.
Whitt will act as the Mayor’s spokesperson and will be responsible for public and media relations for the mayor; coordinating communication efforts among city departments; and managing communications between the mayor and residents. Whitt most recently served as the Director of Marketing and Public Relations for the Port of Anchorage. She also has 10 years of local experience in public relations and strategic planning.
“Lindsey and Joe are great additions to the team,” said Mayor Sullivan. “Lindsey will continue to be a valuable asset to the Municipality in her new role. Joe’s years of experience will serve the city well as we strengthen our economic development efforts.”
For additional information about the 49th State Angel Fund, please visit www.49SAF.com.
Posted: April 12, 2012