MICHAEL MARINELLA

Communications Assistant

MICHAEL MARINELLA

Communications Assistant

From serving in his hometown as a volunteer firefighter, to working on national, state and local political campaigns, Mike finds purpose in serving and helping others in multiple capacities.

As a Communications Assistant, Mike conducts research, drafts articles and op-eds and supports senior staff on various projects. He offers a unique perspective to his role, as he is a current business major at Virginia Tech and is continuously involved in politics.

WHY MIKE BELONGS IN THE ROOM

01

He offers valuable experience.

Mike is a class of 2022 Business Management major at Virginia Tech, where he’s developed effective analytical and problem-solving skills. Prior to joining ROKK, Mike interned with a political consulting firm where he worked directly with elected officials on campaign fundraising.

02

He provides a unique perspective.

As a student with a fresh point of view, Mike understands how to capture and persuade audiences from all generations. From social media to new technology, Mike can develop strategic messaging to capture the right audience.

03

He’s a quick learner.

With experience from many different industries, Mike can quickly learn new skills and methods to be as effective as possible at his job.

GOOD TO KNOW

COUNTRIES VISITED:

12

FAVORITE TV SHOW:

The Sopranos

FAVORITE SPORT:

Baseball

FUN FACT

When he was 18, Mike made a pizza for Bruce Springsteen, who is from his hometown.