Peter Latino is a public relations and government affairs professional with over 16 years of experience in leadership roles for national, state and government agencies. His past experience includes serving as Vice President of Advocacy for the American Heart Association Southeast Affiliate and Director of Communications for BlazeSports America. He holds an M.S. in Mass Communication from the University of Southern Mississippi and a B.A. in Advertising from Louisiana State University. His lectures include COM 1109 Intro to Human Communication, COM 2135 Writing for Public Communication, COM 2230 Introduction to Mass Media and COM 3324 Contemporary Issues in Mass Media.