National Church Residences announced today that Sojourner Marable Grimmett has been hired as the new External Affairs Director in Atlanta, GA. Ms. Grimmett is joining the organization today in a newly created position to continue growing its efforts to become “all things senior” for the Atlanta region.
“We’ve selected a strong leader who will inspire, strategize and connect with our teams and partners to drive results and strengthen our local market focus in support of our senior residential, clinical, and social service networks in Atlanta,” said Michelle Norris, Executive Vice President of External Affairs and Strategic Initiatives.
Her new job includes work in external affairs, communications, marketing, media relations, public policy and fundraising in the Atlanta area, which is one of National Church Residences’ focus areas for future growth.
She has been involved extensively in community outreach and has worked as a blogger and social media contributor for multiple organizations, including Coca-Cola, Huffington Post and Ford Motor Company. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Mass Media from Clark Atlanta University and a Master of Arts in Media Studies from The Pennsylvania State University.