Miranda Barbot, press secretary at the New York City Dept. of Education, will join BerlinRosen on March 22 as VP-strategic campaigns.
She did a more than three-year stint at the nation’s largest public school system with 1.1M students and 150K staff members.
Barbot handled the Dept.’s PR and policy rollouts during the COVID-19 pandemic, including school shutdowns in March, transition to remote learning and the reopening of facilities last fall.
Prior to the DOE, Barbot was director of communications at the Hispanic Federation and staffer at Goodman Media International.
BerlinRosen’s strategic communications clients are Service Employees International Union, Color of Change, HBO Max, International Brotherhood of Teamsters and 15 Percent Pledge.