David Jeffery Ringer of Green Jay Strategies shares how his experiences on the shores of the Gulf Oil Spill defending birds have led to a career of deep professional and personal activism. Get to know this master storyteller and media relations aficionado on this episode of Create Good Podcast.
David Jeffrey Ringer is a seasoned and decorated communicator, adviser, and nonprofit executive. In May 2021, he co-founded Green Jay Strategies with Elizabeth Sorrell. Green Jay is a full-service boutique strategic communications firm that partners with organizations, companies, and public figures who have a message to deliver and a mission to fulfill. Before that, David was chief network and communications officer at the National Audubon Society, where his portfolio included PR and communications, digital media, content, advocacy, grassroots chapter relations and capacity building, college campus outreach, DEI, and conservation programs focused on native plants and bird-friendly buildings. His first job with Audubon was on the Gulf Coast, where he was media relations lead during the BP oil spill. Before that, he worked internationally in PR, community relations, and donor relations for community development NGOs.
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