Communications Staff

The Communications Staff (CS) supports NIFA’s mission by providing proactive responsive, and transparent communications to stakeholders, partners, and employees. This office provides a range of innovative and strategic communication products and services that advance NIFA’s stature and value to our nation, and is responsible for the publication of press releases, blogs, and announcements, all of which can been accessed through the NIFA online newsroom or the online impacts.

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  • Provide communications strategies and guidance to agency staff
  • Promote NIFA programs and activities through news releases and media advisories
  • Maintain an online presence, including the NIFA website and social media accounts, to provide timely updates of agency activities
  • Develop and distribute publications to target audiences