Today, Energy Workforce and Technology Council announced the hire of Karina Erickson as Communications Director. Karina will lead communications efforts and media relations for Energy Workforce, working to expand engagement as we celebrate 90 years of being “in our element,” building on the foundations of the past while trailblazing the future of energy.
Previously, Karina served as Communications Director for Texas Land Commissioner George P. Bush and the Texas General Land Office, covering a vast portfolio including the management of state lands, asset management (oil, gas, alternative energies and natural resources), oversight of the Alamo, benefits for Texas veterans and the Texas coast. Prior to joining Commissioner Bush’s team, she served as Communications Director for U.S. Congressman Ted Poe (R-TX) in Washington, D.C.
Karina also brings extensive experience in strategic communications, message development and campaign execution from her time at a Texas-based public affairs firm, on the campaign trail for state and local elected officials, on Facebook’s government and politics team, and in the Texas Legislature. She holds a master’s degree in political management from The George Washington University.
Members of the media are encouraged to reach out to Karina at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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