Joanna Kohler is an Emmy winning storyteller with over 20 years of experience in the non-profit sector from client, staff, board member, organizer to consultant and collaborator. Storytelling for the common good requires great strategy, resourcefulness and the skills to facilitate authentic messages. Public sector, foundations and nonprofits are doing the work needed to move resources and increase access to achieve a mission and they have to account for their efforts. Strategically telling these stories increases impact, promotes transparency and emboldens partnerships to dig deeper. Joanna is passionate about this work. Joanna is fluent in participatory facilitation, media literacy and education, youth-work and nonprofit organizations. She is passionate about building strategies, campaigns and visuals to move your mission. Let’s build a strategy to tell your story.
Fast, focused and impactful; video can exponentially increase the return on your event investment. Produce video to play in the event, or document the event to keep momentum and the mission moving long after everyone has finished their small group conversations. Produced Pre-Event: Present short video stories Introduce Topics with Short Video Annimation Hype […]Read more
Video and media messaging is a must to reach audiences. Whether captive, in a controlled event, or free to flip pass your stories on social media. Media messaging has to be vibrant, to the point and relavant to your target. Intentional strategy and multiple media products move messages. Participatory Facilitation Message Development Audience Identification […]Read more
Minnesota is a leader when it comes to youth media and youth development. Communities are focused on quality youth engagement and public support for our young people. Joanna has worked for over 20 years on youth centered media, including published articles. Additional Published Articles History of Twin Cities Youth Media Network: Youth Media Reporter Overcoming […]Read more