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Roz Silva

As Director of Digital Advocacy in Walmart’s Public Affairs group, Rosalynn (Roz) leads digital communications for Walmart’s state legislative and constituent relations teams within Public Affairs.

Prior to joining Walmart’s Public Affairs, Roz ran media relations campaigns for consumer tech and digital entertainment clients at Allison + Partners. In addition to her public relations work, Roz also directed regional advocacy strategies across the west coast for the Healthcare Leadership Council.
Fluent in Spanish, Roz began her career working in the world of Los Angeles politics, initially as district communications director for U.S. Congressman Brad Sherman (CA-30) and later, in 2010, as strategic counsel to California Assemblyman Mike Gatto (AD-43) during his highly contested (but ultimately successful) bid for the California State Assembly. She received a Master’s in Public Policy from the University of Southern California School of Policy, Planning and Development.  She also has a B.A. in both Political Science and Spanish literature from the University of California, Irvine.

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