Commissioner Nominee Michelle S. Davis and the Department of Health are happy to announce that Nykole Tyson is now the new Director of Public Relations. Miss Tyson holds a Bachelor’s degree in Mass Communications with minors of Journalism and Business. Ms. Tyson’s professional career has granted her the opportunity of gaining a variety of experience in the legislative, media communication and business fields. She offers a plethora of knowledge and years of experience in the researching and writing of key legislations, formalizing and executing subject matter campaigns (to include forums, town hall meetings, a U.S. mainland expedition tour) and various community relations activities.
Ms. Tyson brings many ideas which will improve the communication function between the Health Department and stakeholders in the Virgin Islands, facilitate communication to improve the overall health of the residents in the territory, and strengthen the information provided on the department’s website and social media platforms. Commissioner Nominee Davis stated “Public relations is a very important function for this Department. We have a responsibility to the community to provide them with as much information as possible so they have the tools they need to “Take charge and lead a healthy life”.