Los Angeles

Jennifer Mizgata

  • Senior Communications Manager
  • Online News Association

Jennifer is a communications and social media strategist dedicated to public service. Jennifer leads communications and social media strategy for ONA, the largest association of digital journalists. Jennifer manages social media for the organization and the annual conference and works with journalists to organize trainings, events and ONA Local meet-ups. Before joining ONA, Jennifer led online projects, produced web content and managed the social media presence in the United States for the World Food Programme (WFP), the United Nations agency fighting hunger worldwide. Educating media, policy enthusiasts and the public, she worked closely with the celebrity relations team and with public-private partnerships to create events and engagement opportunities. An established photographer, Jennifer’s work has been featured on a number of news sites such as The Baltimore Sun, The Fader and TBD. Previously, she worked with human rights and advocacy organizations, handling communications, member relations and teaching community workshops. She lives in Baltimore and works out of D.C., which is a totally reasonable thing to do and gives her access to all of the best things in both places.