Media Associate | ReThink Media
Manuela Ekowo is a media associate with ReThink Media, a national nonprofit that provides strategic communications support to organizations working to strengthen American security, rights, and democracy. As a member of the Democracy Collaborative, Manuela helps keep organizations smart on media messaging and the latest developments in media discourse surrounding money in politics, fair courts, and voting rights. She also helps build these organizations’ media outreach and rapid response capacities, all while developing strong relationships with leading journalists and groups in this space.
Before coming to ReThink Media and getting into strategic communications, Manuela spent more than four years advancing public policies that would improve college access and completion for low-income, adult, and students of color at various thinks tanks based in Washington D.C.
A Miami native, Manuela holds a bachelor’s degree in government and legal studies from Bowdoin College.