Professional Summary

I am a multifaceted professional with an extensive career in Communications and Community Development.  A creative specialist, I possess the drive and skill to evaluate information and develop solutions to problems, often collaborating with strategic partners, public officials, and community organizations.  I am a communicative leader with additional experience in journalism and filmmaking.

Skills

Graphic Design | Website Design and Development  |  PR  | Social Media  | Photography & Videography  | Branding |  Project & Program Management |  Community Outreach & Engagement  | Urban Design 

Previous Employers

shari cooper city of napa

Napa, CA

2015-2019

shari cooper city of thousand oaks

Thousand Oaks, CA

2014

Shari Cooper MPOWER McAlester

McAlester, OK

2009-2013

sharia cooper city planner city of philadelphia

Philadelphia, PA

2001-2009

shari cooper oklahoma department of commerce

Oklahoma City, OK

2000-2001

Honors & Awards

shari cooper mcalester oklahoma mpower economic development

Excellence in Economic Development Award

 CATEGORY WINNER 

Tourism Brochure 

MPOWER 

McAlester, OK 

sharia cooper IEDC AWARD

Excellence in Economic Development Award

 HONORABLE MENTION

Website

MPOWER 

McAlester, OK

sharia cooper city planner philadelphia

Frankford Business & Professional Association

PRESIDENT'S AWARD

 for Outstanding Service

City of Philadelphia

Philadelphia, PA