Public Information Officer- Social Media (PIO) Laurel Jansury: Laurel Jansury, MA candidate, also joined us in in January 2015 and is a graduate student at the George Washington University’s Elliott School of International Affairs where she is pursuing a degree in International Development Studies. Her interests include humanitarian assistance and the restoration of education systems in post-emergency situations. Laurel joined Humanity Road in January 2015 and as the Social Media Public Information Officer Intern is learning about the use of social media by first responders in disaster situations and supporting our Animals in Disaster Program. She is also assisting with developing a 3W social media report for the Philippines and a communications scenario to be used at Pacific Endeavor Each year over twenty nations in the Pacific basin meet under the MCIP (Multinational Communications Interoperability Program) for a multinational communications interoperability exercise, codenamed Pacific Endeavor. The aim of the exercise is to enhance interoperability between participating nations, non-governmental organisations (NGOs) and the international humanitarian community 2015. She tweets under @jansurlm.