Office: JEF 102
Gladys Malibiran joined PERE/CSII in late 2013. As the Communications Specialist, she coordinates media relations, develops digital content, and implements a range of communications initiatives (such as the PERE/KCET Departures "L.A. in Motion" series). Gladys brings her multimedia mangagment and capacity-building experience with grassroots community groups, nonprofits, and progressive philanthropy in the San Francisco Bay Area, NYC metro area and Boston.
She graduated from Boston College, where she studied Communications, Fine Arts and Cultural Diversity Studies. Prior to PERE, Gladys completed a fellowship with the Emerging Arts Leaders of San Francisco, and ran her progressive communications consultancy practice. Her past staff roles include positions with Asian Americans Pacific Islanders in Philanthropy (AAPIP), National Gender & Equity Campaign, Partnership for Immigrant Leadership & Action (PILA) and the Sept. 11th Education Project in Outreach and Ethnic Media. Gladys enjoys learning about intersectional cultural organizing topics across new media, the arts, and education for social change.
Areas of Expertise/Interest:
- Digital media content development
- Strategic communications
- Communications capacity building
- Cultural organizing and arts advocacy