‘Veterans For America First’ Announces National Press Secretary, Kristie Tertel
(April 23, 2021) – ‘Veterans For America First’ is excited to announce the hiring of Kristie Tertel to fill the prestigious position of National Press Secretary- effective immediately.
After an extensive year-long search, Veterans For America First is proud to announce the prestigious organization’s newest addition to their highly-decorated team of Patriots- the outspoken Veteran-advocate and world-renowned political prodigy, Hon. Ms. Kristie J. Tertel of Washington, D.C. “Kristie Tertel was hired by unanimous decision of the ‘Veterans For America First’ Executive board of directors and we are thrilled to welcome her to our courageous team! Tertel’s extensive career in both business and politics, coupled with her proven track-record of success, allows our non-profit organization to be able to ‘tap into’ her unmatched, affords Veterans For America First and our agents unparalleled access to the best-kept secret in Washington- Kristie Tertel. Kristie’s legendary high-rate of success and unparalleled energy, alongside her unique skillset , affords our organization the opportunity to successfully work together in achieving all of the mission’s goals and objectives- collaboratively. Moreover, “Hiring Kristie Tertel was a no-brainer, due to her extensive expertise, near 20+-years of direct field experience in local, national and international markets, fluency in 7 languages, aggressive drive and outgoing personality, extremely effective communication skills and strong media and pressroom relationships unmatched by her competition.”- notes Veterans For America First National Spokesman and Chief Foreign Policy Advisor to President Donald J. Trump, Rear Admiral (ret.) Charles ‘Chuck’ Kubic.
In her new role as Veterans For America First Press Secretary, Tertel is singularly responsible for developing and maintaining trustworthy professional relationships with (in print, radio, television and online, respectively) all local, national and international media, expanding press coverage strategy and lead ‘ethical’ execution (i.e. pitching new ideas, topics and strategies daily for optimal positive press coverage of the organization’s events and timely press releases), and to assist with obtaining ‘friendly’ new local and national media contacts as much as possible. Additionally, Kristie’s responsibilities as Press Secretary for Veterans For America First include but are not limited to: coordinating with Communications Director to develop, manage and organize communications activities, including writing press releases, talking points, organizing local press events, updating the official website, coordinating with reporters, executing social media posts and coordinating Tele-town halls. The Press Secretary acts as a formal spokesperson and media liaison for all local and national media.
Moreover, in accepting the new position, Kristie Tertel adds, “In my new role as Veterans For America First Press Secretary, I am excited to use my depth of experience and breadth of expertise to further this fine organization’s mission of service to America’s [seemingly] forgotten Veteran-community, nationwide. Thank you Veterans For America First in bestowing the true honor and privilege of being able to ‘give back’ to America’s real heroes– the men and women of our Armed Services. As a civilian, my personal ethos is that ‘you don’t need a uniform to serve’ (or continue serving, in some instances) and I look forward to being the organization’s ‘Secret Weapon’.” -says Kristie Tertel, when commenting on her recent promotion at Veterans For America First.
Currently, Kristie also serves as Press Secretary for sister-organizations ‘Latinos For America First’ and will be able to use her new position with ‘Veterans For America First’ to share assets and collectively work together for both organizations to thrive right alongside each other, indefinitely. President of Latinos For America First, Bianca Gracia, praises hiring Tertel as Press Secretary in early 2021, emphasizing that- “Hiring Kristie as Press Secretary was one of the best, pro-active decision’s our organization’s 5+-year history. Without hesitation nor reservation, Kristie very easily transitioned into becoming a beloved member of our Latinos For America First family and dually-elected Board Member. Her impeccable work speaks for itself as Kristie is most definitely a force to be reconned with- on a global scale.”- adds Gracia. In addition, please take note, that more information on Kristie’s work as Latinos For America First Press Secretary, and her long-winded list of updated Press Releases, can be found at: www.LatinosForAmericaFirst.com / www.LatinosForTrump.us / www.LatinosTrumpCoalition.org and on all social media platforms at @OfficialLatinosForTrump / @OfficalLFT2020.)
Kristie is a former White House Press Lead in the Trump Administration and currently serves as Press Lead and Official Ambassador of non-profit ‘Veterans For America First’ in addition to her role at The Heller Foundation as Chief Policy Advisor. During the 2020 election cycle, Tertel served as a field direction for Susan B. Anthony List and Faith and Freedom Coalition- Pennsylvania. In fact, throughout her career, Ms. Tertel has been a force to be reckoned with: as the resident Australian-American political prodigy, Kristie is no stranger to overcoming adversity and fighting for the voiceless throughout her 15-year professional tenure in human rights law and policy. At age 19, she became Regional Vice-President of a multinational telecommunications company located on 3 different continents- operating solely from her college dorm room. Fluent in 7 languages and driven to succeed, Kristie has had over 10 years experience successfully working in the extremely competitive political arena: with roles ranging from managing campaigns, fundraising, motivating volunteers, recruiting viable candidates, coordinating and strategizing call lists- for both campaigns and non-profit organizations- and advantageously executed top-notch consulting strategies for corporate Fortune 500 businesses, political campaigns and NGO clients alike. Tertel has extensive international communications experience and is undefeated in organizing ‘winning’ grassroots operations centered on her relentless, elaborate ground-game in the field.
To learn more about Kristie Tertel’s work in her new role as Veterans For America First Press Secretary, or to support the ‘Veterans For America First’ ground-breaking grassroots work, please go to the official Veterans For America First website at: www.VeteransForAmericaFirst.org and ‘follow’ Veterans For Trump club on all social media platforms- @RealVetsForTrump @OfficialVetsForTrump / @Vets_4_Trump / @VeteransForAmericaFirst today!
Media Contact: Veterans For America First, Tel No.: +1 (833) 303- 8883