Digital Media & Communications Officer
Herel Hughes is the Digital Media & Communications Officer for WFUNA in the New York office. She is responsible for managing all digital platforms including social media, the website, and newsletters. Her previous experience includes working as a journalist at TimeOut Chicago, volunteering in the Peace Corps, and working for the Global Communications team at the International Rescue Committee. She completed her Undergraduate degree at Loyola University Chicago in Journalism and Anthropology, and holds a Master of Arts from the Erasmus Mundus Journalism, Media, & Globalization program with a focus on War & Conflict journalism.