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Nov. 25, 2013
VDOT NAMES HERMAN AS ACTING HAMPTON ROADS COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER
SUFFOLK– The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) has named Marshall Herman as acting manager of the Hampton Roads District Office of Communications. Herman will supervise all media relations, outreach programs and serve as the agency’s primary spokesperson in the region.
Herman joined VDOT in September 2008, as communications specialist for the Staunton District. Since January 2013, she has been the public relations and marketing specialist for VDOT’s Central Office. Herman has handled media relations, coordinated statewide and regional outreach programs and events, and managed other public affairs assignments. While in the Staunton District, Herman was cited along with VDOT, as a “Local Hero” on the WHSV-TV3 Day Break News segment for delivering critical and timely information during numerous snow events that occurred from December 2009 to February 2010.
Prior to joining VDOT, Herman was public relations and marketing manager for Cambar Solutions in Charleston, South Carolina and an on-air personality for Z101 in Roanoke, Virginia. She is a Virginia native who now resides in Richmond, Virginia. Herman holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications from Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, Virginia.
Media Note: Please update your contact information. At this time, Herman is the main media contact in the office:
VDOT Hampton Roads District
Acting Communications Manager
Office: (757) 925-1660
Cell: (804) 652-9689
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