NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - The first female mayor of New Orleans has announced an addition to her transition team.
According to a news release issued by Mayor-Elect LaToya Cantrell's transition team, Mason Harrison has been named Cantrell's Communications Director for her transition team.
"Today I am pleased to welcome Mason to a growing team of dedicated professionals eager to expand on the foundation we laid at the outset of this transition process," Cantrell said. "He brings strategic passion and enthusiasm to the field of political communications and we are excited to have him directing our efforts as we approach Inauguration Day."
Prior to joining the team, Harrison was the interim senior communications and marketing manager for the New Orleans Convention & Visitors Bureau. He also served as communications director for Orleans Parish Coroner Dr. Jeffrey Rouse and for District B office of Councilmember Cantrell.