Storyteller and Strategist.
Janna A. Zinzi is a communications expert with an extensive background in media relations and digital strategy. She is the Principal of Swirl Public Relations, a boutique communications consulting agency working with social justice organizations, media personalities, entrepreneurs and artists to maximize visibility. She has provided digital and media support on numerous legislative campaigns in New York and California particularly around human rights and reproductive justice issues. Janna has trained thousands of leaders in media and digital strategy, media relations, and speaking to media.
She is also an arts, culture, travel and lifestyle writer exploring the intersections of pop culture, feminism, politics, arts and travel. Janna has contributed to various publications including The Root, Rewire, DailyWorth and Griots Republic, in addition to ghostwriting for organizations.
As an artist, Janna is often dancing (tap, hip-hop and Afro-Caribbean) and using movement to tell stories and challenge ideas about race, gender and sexual expression.