Personnel Bios:

Amanda Saunders

Media Relations Specialist

A graduate of Georgia Southern University with a degree in communications and a minor in film, Amanda has worked extensively with advertising agencies and has successfully pitched multiple products and talent. Prior to joining DVIDS, she held the chair for the Young Professionals in the Atlanta Advertising Club and helped organize major events including the “Addy Awards.” Amanda joined DVIDS in January of 2010 as the administrative assistant where she worked closely with the Media Relations team in scheduling satellite feeds, placements and requests. One year later, she brings her professionalism, enthusiasm and drive to the Marine Media Relations team.

Government Personnel

Scott M. Betts
DOD DVIDS Program Manager
Sgt. Scott Michael Schmidt
DVIDS Training Chief / Marine Liaison
Sgt. David Silvano
Marine Corps Liaison / DVIDS Training Chief

Civilian Personnel

Richard Steele
Project Manager
Gary Bonaccorso
Media Relations Director
Nan Clarke
Media Relations Manager
Jennifer Donegan
Media Relations Manager
Zehra Mehdi-Barlas
Media Relations Manager
Khelyn Mickles
Media Relations Manager
Ron Whitehurst
Information Technology Manager
Jared Alexander
Marines Media Relations Specialist
Rashawn Boykin
Web Developer
Katherine Carmichael
Media Relations Specialist
Renee Francis-Turner
Media Relations Specialist
Anthony Garlock
Media Relations Specialist
Tiffany McCall
Media Relations Specialist
Seth Pajak
Senior Video Editor
Travis Sauls
DVIDS On Demand Video Editor
Amanda Saunders
Media Relations Specialist
Brittani White
Entertainment Media Relations Specialist
Timothy Wilson
IT Specialist
Keon Young
Marines Media Relations Specialist
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