Oliveah Friesen

Associate, Strategic Communications
416-961-6611 ext. 119

Oliveah has her bachelor’s degree in Public Relations and 4+ years’ combined experience in social media management, event planning, professional writing, and strategic communications. Her past roles include direct involvement in municipal communications as well as business development for a small consulting firm. She also worked in the post-secondary education sector supporting student engagement programs and providing insight on marketing initiatives.

Throughout her schooling, Oliveah had direct client experience building, analyzing, and contributing to strategic campaigns. She also held positions that involved planning events for various audiences, including large conferences, awards banquets, and fundraisers. In addition, she has a certificate in Digital Marketing and holds further certifications in research ethics and social media management tools.

At Sussex, Oliveah focuses on media relations and monitoring, content development, social media management, as well as providing support to a variety of other areas in the strategic communications department.