Media Relations Manager Søren Rasmussen brings to Voices a background in journalism and political organizing. He completed an internship in digital communications at Precision Strategies under the mentorship of Teddy Goff, who was the digital director for President Obama’s reelection campaign. Søren was a field organizer on the 2014 gubernatorial race in Florida, worked on press and communications for one of the largest student unions in Denmark, and reported for the investigative magazine Fagbladet 3F.
He works with the JusticeVoices network to develop stories about civil legal aid for media placement and plays a lead role in implementing Voices’ social media strategy.
Søren was born in Korea and grew up in Denmark, where he earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Southern Denmark. He has a master’s degree in elections and campaign management (with a focus on strategic communications) at Fordham University. He was the recipient of a 2014 Student Gold Pollie Award from the American Association of Political Consultants, and a member of the Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society.
rasmussen AT voicesforciviljustice DOT org