Merger helps base office expand efforts

By Gabriel Monte: Freedom New Mexico

The Cannon Public Affairs department has gone from just producing written stories and photographs to broadcasting video stories on the Commanders Channel in the last year.

The multimedia department combined with the public affairs desk and grew from a staff of four people to 20 people, according to Public Affairs Chief Capt. Mae-Li Allison.

“We have more resources now to cover stories now,” she said.


Function

The organization posts articles on the base’s Web site as well as produces video stories.

The public affairs desk also functions as a liaison between the off-base