SACRAMENTO, CA: Ogilvy Public Relations West recently hired Lizelda Lopez, a political appointee in former Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger's administration, as VP of its public affairs practice.
Lopez, who has worked at Ogilvy in the past, will be tasked with expanding Ogilvy's public affairs and communications work in the western US. She will also work to strengthen the agency's multicultural communications offerings.
Prior to rejoining Ogilvy, Lopez held roles as Deputy Director of the Department of Social Services and assistant associate secretary for the California Health and Human Services (CHHS) Agency.