Communications Manager Yadira Galindo
As communications manager for UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center, Yadira Galindo creates and implements internal and external communications, assists with media inquiries and utilizes social media to reach a global audience interested in Moores Cancer Center’s scientific innovation and clinical excellence.
Mrs. Galindo has been working in the nonprofit world as a communications professional for more than a decade, developing and implementing media relations strategies, campaigns and events to highlight an organization’s expertise and increase brand awareness. Her specialties include internal communications, public relations and social media strategies. She also has experience as newspaper reporter covering a variety of subjects including government, education, wildlife and more.
Mrs. Galindo earned her Bachelor of Arts in journalism from California State University, Sacramento and a certificate in digital and social media from San Diego State University College of Extended Studies where she currently teaches a beginning social media class.