Spitfire Strategies

Shadya Tuason

Account Executive

Shadya provides communication, research and writing support to a variety of Spitfire clients. Her focus areas include storytelling and drafting compelling content for her clients.  

Prior to joining Spitfire, Shadya worked at Hattaway Communications, where she assisted project teams in drafting narratives and conducting qualitative content analyses for clients like the Democratic National Committee, Planned Parenthood and the Fulbright Program. She also interned with the British Broadcasting Corporation helping reporters produce a series of documentary shorts centered on issues affecting teens in America today.

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