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Marissa Newhall - Managing Editor,

Marissa Newhall

Marissa joined the Office of Public Affairs in August 2013, taking the editorial helm at and supporting digital strategy development at the Energy Department. Prior to coming on board, Marissa directed digital strategy and media relations at two energy-related nonprofit organizations in Washington, D.C., and received a master's degree in public policy from Georgetown University. In a prior life, she was a reporter and blogger at the Washington Post; in her current life, she bicycles everywhere, treats tacos like a food group and travels to warm, sunny places as much as possible.