Zahra Nealy is a relationship-driven healthcare public relations and communications professional with specialties in media relations, development and donor communications, nonprofits and community outreach/relations. She’s worked on behalf of local and national public-affairs initiatives and nonprofit organizations including the Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA and Pancreatic Cancer Action Network. Nealy is currently the development communications specialist at Cedars-Sinai. She is the recipient of PR Daily’s 2017 Digital PR & Social Media Awards - Best Multichannel Campaign of the Year: “Wage Hope Together” for the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network. Nealy has a BA in anthropology from the University of California, Los Angeles and an MA in strategic public relations from USC Annenberg.