We tweeted and posted our way through social media trends at our March forum.
What’s Working in Social Media: 2015 & Beyond
We tweeted and posted our way through social media trends at our March forum. Emily Davis started things off by sharing several overall strategies to guide your social media success. Then Adam Fox and Austin Montoya shared many examples on how they’ve been successful using social media at Colorado Consumer Health Initiative.
Emily Davis, Emily Davis Consulting
Emily Davis is the President of Emily Davis Consulting, Fundraising and the Next Generation author; 21/64 multigenerational family philanthropy consultant; and BoardSource Certified Governance Trainer. She provides consulting, publications, speaking, and training for nonprofit and philanthropic leaders on board governance, charitable advising, digital communications, and fundraising. Emily currently serves as Vice Chair for Social Venture Partners Boulder County, Board member for Social Venture Partners International, and Founding Curator for Global Shapers’ Boulder Hub. She has served as a founder, grant maker, staff, and volunteer across a wide variety of organizations locally and nationally. She has her Masters in Nonprofit Management from Regis University and was named one of the 40 Under Forty in Boulder Valley in 2015.
Adam Fox, Colorado Consumer Health Initiative
Adam is the Director of Strategic Engagement at the Colorado Consumer Health Initiative (CCHI). Adam joined the Colorado Consumer Health Initiative (CCHI) in July 2011, where he started as CCHI’s Membership Coordinator. As the Director of Strategic Engagement, Adam oversees all communications, media and engagement strategies to ensure CCHI’s policy and education goals are achieved. CCHI has been recognized as an innovator in digital and social media as a non-profit through campaigns like ThanksObamacare, the viral Got Insurance? campaign, and their new health insurance literacy website, CoveredU.org. From these experiences, Adam can speak first hand to what it means to go viral, get social media turned into earned media, and constantly test and evolve how non-profits can utilize social media.
Austin Montoya, Colorado Consumer Health Initiative
Austin joined the Colorado Consumer Health Initiative in May 2014. As the Social Media and Online Coordinator he is responsible for creating online content as well as engaging with community members and spreading the overall vision of CCHI. He obtained his B.A. in Journalism and Technical Communication from Colorado State University in 2013. As a Colorado native, he has a drive to be outdoors and spending time with friends and family. His hobbies include photography, drawing, and music. Austin has a background in women’s health and reproductive justice and advocacy for underserved populations has always been a passion.