Kelly Hawks, Public Information & Education Officer Valley Regional Fire Authority, WA
Kelly Hawks has been with the Valley Regional Fire Authority (VRFA) since 2009. She is responsible for developing and managing public education programs, writing and creating social media content, developing outreach campaigns, and serves as a spokesperson for the VRFA. Kelly launched the VRFA’s Facebook and Twitter pages in 2011 and has since expanded the VRFA’s social media presence to include Instagram, YouTube and Nextdoor.
Before joining the VRFA, she worked for the Renton Fire Department for six years. Kelly has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications from the University of Washington. She has lived in the Puget Sound Region for most of her life and has two sons in college. In her free time, she enjoys hot yoga classes and traveling with her husband