Shanaé Bass joined Demos’ Communications team in December 2016. As Senior Communications and Media Relations Associate, she develops and implements public relations and pitching strategies, conducts press outreach, fields incoming media requests, and manages the media monitoring database.

Prior to joining Demos, Shanaé worked as Publicity Assistant at Dan Klores Communications and Public Affairs, where she provided media relations and publicity outreach support. Previously, she worked as a Publicity and Promotions Coordinator for Allied Integrated Marketing in Washington, D.C. where she organized media and grassroots promotions and coordinated press events.

Shanaé is a New Jersey native, currently living in New York City. She holds a BA in Journalism from Howard University in Washington, D.C.