Drawing on her background in political campaigns and nonprofits focused on healthcare and education, Shamari White executes strategic communications and media outreach plans for clients across the nonprofit and policy sectors.
Before WEST, Shamari was a summer legislative assistant for House Majority Whip Rep. James E. Clyburn (D-S.C.). She also previously served on Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders’ presidential campaign in South Carolina and with the South Carolina Coordinating Campaign, as well as with White Coats Black Doctors and My Life My Choices.
Shamari earned her bachelor’s degree in public relations at the University of South Carolina, focusing on business administration. During her tenure at U of SC, Shamari was a member of the Public Relations Student Society of America and the National Association of Black Journalists.