Selena Shilad currently serves as the Executive Director of the Alliance for Aviation Across America. Shilad has been with the Alliance since its inception in 2007, and prior to that, coordinated strategic communications and media campaigns for a number of high-profile non-profit organizations and political campaigns, including for former Governor Jennifer Granholm (D-MI), and former Congressman Chet Edwards (D-TX), among others.
Shilad also worked as the Deputy Communications Director at the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee, and for Senator Jack Reed (RI), focusing on health care, banking, housing, and trade issues. She has two Master’s degrees, one from Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business, and the other from the University of Chicago, with a focus on public opinion.
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