Operation Lifesaver (OLI), the national rail safety education organization, has hired Jessica Puchala as director of communications and marketing.
Puchala will be responsible for enhancing the nonprofit rail safety organization’s marketing and communications strategies, and strengthening the OLI brand.
Puchala has 20 years’ experience working in corporate communications, state government, nonprofit management and television news.
She has been honored by the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials, the National Association of Government Communicators, and local chapters of the Public Relations Society of America and the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences.
“We are delighted to have Ms. Puchala as a leader of the OLI staff. Her extensive experience in digital marketing and public relations is incredibly valuable to our growing team,” says Wende Corcoran, interim president of OLI. “Jessica brings strong leadership, and a fresh perspective, to OLI during this exciting time.”