PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Berkshire County Arc has hired a new director of marketing and development, Garnet L. Williams.
In this role, Williams will lead the execution of marketing, branding, communication and fundraising strategy, including overseeing media and community relations and the agency's annual campaign.
"Garnet brings more than 15 years of experience to this much-needed new position, and I'm pleased she has joined our team as we continue expanding and enhancing Berkshire Arc's community presence and enriching the lives of those we serve," said Kenneth Singer, executive director of Berkshire County Arc.
Williams' journalism, communications, education, marketing and development background encompasses higher-education institutions, nonprofit organizations and private agencies. She holds a master's degree in organizational communication, learning and design from Ithaca College and bachelor's degrees in communication studies and recreation education K-12 (environmental interpretation concentration) from State University of New York at Cortland.
"It is truly an honor to have been selected to serve Berkshire County Arc in this capacity, and I'm thrilled to work with such a talented and energetic team," she said.
Berkshire County Arc is a non-profit human services organization that offers a broad range of community-based services to individuals with developmental disabilities and brain injuries throughout Berkshire and Hampden Counties in Massachusetts. Williams can be reached at 413-499-4241, Ext. 275, or email@example.com.