Alex Panas-Moore is a communication professional and West Virginia enthusiast. She currently works as a marketing coordinator at The Health Plan, where she helps streamline messaging and plan events for internal and external audiences. She was recently appointed president of OVConnect, a networking group for young professionals in the Greater Ohio Valley region. Alex holds a Bachelor of Arts in Health Communication from Ohio University as well as a Master of Arts in Communication Studies from Ball State University.

Jeff Cowart is an award-winning former newspaper journalist who writes frequently on health care topics. He consults with corporate and political clients on message development, market positioning, business development, governmental and public affairs, marketing and communications, and compelling storytelling and provides writing and editing services.

Angela Jones-Knopf is the media relations manager at WVU Medicine in Morgantown. She is a two-time graduate of West Virginia University with a bachelor’s degree in journalism and a master’s degree in corporate and organizational communication. A native of Weirton, she currently resides in Fairmont with her husband, Kevin.

Shawn Jordan is the media relations and production manager at Cabell Huntington Hospital. She has spent more than 25 years in the health care industry, previously serving in communications at the Scioto County Board of Developmental Disabilities and the Southern Ohio Medical Center. She resides in Proctorville, Ohio, and has three children.

Tiffany Wright is the editorial manager in the marketing and communications department at the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine in Lewisburg. She has a bachelor’s degree in journalism from Marshall University and a master’s degree in integrated marketing communications from West Virginia University.