About Our LeadershipYour local media liaison.
Angel Livas had a vision to develop a service unlike any other in the Washington, DC metropolitan area. After nearly 15-years in the entertainment industry, she pinpointed an opportunity for veteran media professionals to assist companies maximize growth and brand recognition, byway of leveraging audience engagement.
Prior to developing DC Media Connection, LLC, Angel worked with senior level executives at a multi-tier non-profit organization to translate complex messaging to optimize engagement opportunities. She oversaw six-nationally syndicated talk-radio shows, and transitioned several of them into award-winning programs. In 2014, she received a Gracie Award for a series that examined the impact of Alzheimer’s, on not only the patient, but the caregiver.
Angel has continuously expanded audience reach, enhanced member engagement and increased brand recognition by crafting original content for web, radio, and social media, while also having a knack for working with celebrity talent. In 2012, she was asked to help develop, execute and serve as executive producer for Larry King’s return to radio. In early 2013, “Larry King Droppin’ In” went live! Today, the show is thriving and broadcasting daily on over 50-stations, throughout top-ten commercial radio markets and online.
Angel launched her career in Washington, DC, as associate producer at WHUR – 96.3 FM. She later transitioned into television, producing content for Bloomberg’s “Money & Politics” and WBAL-TV. Eventually, she returned to her radio roots, moved up the ranks, until ultimately leading the Radio Department at AARP.
Angel has completed two certificate programs (Advanced Project Management, Stanford University; Mini-MBA: Social Media Marketing, Rutgers University) post receiving her Master’s degree at The American University, with an emphasis in Interactive Journalism. She graduated Magna Cum Laude from Howard University, receiving her Bachelor of Arts in Broadcast Journalism. Angel is a proud lady of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.