Shannon Brescher Shea

Communications Manager

Shannon Brescher Shea is the Clean Cities communications manager in the Vehicle Technologies Office at the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE). She supervises the creation of printed and online materials, leads social media outreach, organizes events, and manages responses to media. She provides Clean Cities coordinators with guidance and works closely with the rest of the Clean Cities team to develop audience-based communications strategies. She also collaborates with the rest of the Vehicle Technologies Office staff to develop messaging and communications products on its research and development activities.

Shea began at DOE in 2008 as a Presidential Management Fellow, through which she completed a detail at the Division of Earth Life and Sciences at the National Academy of Sciences. Before coming to the DOE, Shea wrote for The Conservationist, the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation's official magazine. She also has professional experience in science education and community organizing. She has a BS from Cornell University in Communications and Natural Resources and an MS from Oxford University in Nature, Society, and Environmental Policy.

Shannon Brescher Shea
Communications Manager
1000 Independence Ave, SW EE-2G
Washington, DC 20585
202-586-8161
shannon.shea@ee.doe.gov

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