Johanna Maska, CEO of Global Situation Room, will share the story behind her title with us on Saturday & Sunday, October 3rd and 4th, 2020.
Johanna Maska is CEO of Global Situation Room and a host of Pod is a Woman. Maska served President Barack Obama for more than eight years, as Director of Press Advance in the White House, playing a critical role in his 2008 campaign.
At the White House, Maska served as guarantor of President Obama’s brand on a global stage, ensuring consistency of message across every continent, whether that was a first-ever live address to the nation from Afghanistan or a multi-country town hall from South Africa. Maska traveled with President Obama to more than 40 countries and almost every state.
Since leaving the White House in 2015, Maska has worked with media companies, technology firms and non-profit organizations applying her unique touch to projects across sectors. Maska taught communications at the University of Southern California, served as a Fellow at the Dole Institute of Politics and has spoken at Harvard’s John F. Kennedy Institute of Politics.
Maska was born in Wichita, Kansas, raised primarily in Galesburg, IL, graduated from Galesburg High School and attended the University of Kansas. Maska worked in politics in the midwest, for Governor Kathleen Sebelius of Kansas and in politics in Iowa before joining the Obama campaign.
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Saturday, October 3, 2020 at 10pm EST on 77WABC!
10pm EST on 77TALKRADIO WABC in New York City. You can tune in via radio, livestream online or on your mobile phone by downloading the 77WABC app on Apple or Google Play You can also listen via your Amazon Alexa!