NPF: Alyssa Black

Alyssa Black

Program Manager

Alyssa Black joined the National Press Foundation in July of 2018. As program manager, she coordinates logistics for NPF’s programs.

Prior to joining NPF, Black served as an account representative and customer service specialist for Gourmet Gorilla, a local start-up in Chicago, Illinois. During her time at Gourmet Gorilla she oversaw quality control and helped manage day-to-day operations for the company.

Black earned a bachelor’s degree in English from the University of Virginia.

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NPF: Alyssa Black

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