SANTA BARBARA The Santa Barbara Unified School District Board of Education has a new Public Information officer: Camie Barnwell.
Ms. Barnwell begins her duties on June 24.
“I’m simply thrilled and honored to be selected to serve in this critical role and to be joining the district team,” she said. “In fact, I feel that I have been preparing for this work throughout my entire professional career.”
Ms. Barnwell spent a decade reporting on education, government and other news for the News-Press. She has also worked in public relations and guest service management for the Chumash Casino Resort and, later, in community outreach and customer relations at Citrix, now LogMeIn. Prior to this role with the district, Ms. Barnwell worked on Fielding Graduate university’s admissions team.