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Kimiko Martinez

Kimiko Martinez is an advocate, ally, environmentalist, and adventurer dedicated to making our world a more just and equitable place.
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How to look good on video

Kimiko Martinez April 20, 2021

The pandemic has changed the way many nonprofits are doing communications and outreach. Meeting on Zoom and video has become more the norm as we increasingly rely on social media to get our message out.

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To op-ed or not ... what's the alternative?

Kimiko Martinez December 17, 2020

If you're in comms, submitting op-eds is probably part of your go-to arsenal of tactics. And if you're an advocate, you've probably written one or tried to place one. But are they really an effective tool? 

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The Color of Water: Building voice & visibility for BIPOC in the water movement

Kimiko Martinez November 10, 2020


When I started my career as a reporter 20 years ago, I didn’t know the first thing about power and voice. I knew that I wanted to uncover truth and to share stories that might help people look at issues in a new way. I wanted to connect with people over their lived experiences and to share their ... Read More

Media outreach: 'business as usual' has been obliterated

Kimiko Martinez October 14, 2020

Anyone else tired of hearing about the "new normal"?

Yes, the pandemic has shifted a lot. But there's nothing normal about what's going on in the world ... or how things are going to look when we come out of this.

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