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Maria Satira is a knowledgeable multi-media professional with more than a decade of experience in journalism, media relations, marketing, and communications. She spent seven years as a news anchor and reporter at WNCT-TV in Greenville and several years with other in newsrooms located in Winchester, Virginia; Wilmington, North Carolina; and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Maria wrote the book, "An Introduction to Media Relations for Nonprofit Organizations," and has spoken to several economic development groups about the power of digital marketing and public relations. The Pittsburgh area native holds a Bachelor of Arts in Communication and Media Arts from Robert Morris University. Maria is passionate about community involvement and volunteers with various nonprofits including the Humane Society of Eastern Carolina, Riley’s Army, Pitt County Arts Council at Emerge, and Better Business Bureau of Eastern Carolinas. She lives in Greenville with her husband, daughter, and two mixed-breed rescue dogs.