Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan Names New Communications Officer

Social media expert Jessica M. Soulliere joins philanthropic organization.

Detroit, MI, December 10, 2011 --( The Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan announced this week that Jessica M. Soulliere has been named communications officer.

Prior to joining the organization, Soulliere served as social media communications coordinator for the University of Michigan Health System. In this role, she developed the Health System’s social media enterprise. She also worked with marketing and communications professionals across campus to teach best practices in the use of social media.

Soulliere has presented nationally on social media trends, best practices, and the risks and benefits of using social media for personal and professional purposes. She is a founding member of the C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital National Poll on Children’s Health Advisory Board and the Social Media Club of Ann Arbor.

About Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan
The Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan is a permanent community endowment built by gifts from thousands of individuals and organizations committed to the future of southeast Michigan. The Foundation works to improve the region’s quality of life by connecting those who care with causes that matter. The Foundation supports a wide variety of activities benefiting education, arts and culture, health, human services, community development and civic affairs. Since its inception, the Foundation has distributed more than $467 million through more than 39,000 grants to nonprofit organizations across Wayne, Oakland, Macomb, Monroe, Washtenaw, St. Clair and Livingston counties. For more information, please visit

Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan
Micki Steele
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