Director of Advertising and Marketing
Tina Dyakon is Poynter’s director of advertising and marketing. She works to inspire journalists and professional communicators to connect with Poynter to improve skills and enrich careers.
Before joining The Poynter Institute in 2014, Tina managed a full-service digital advertising agency, led the employment and education franchises for the nation’s fifth largest newspaper and created a start-up sales and B2B marketing arm for Florida’s award-winning destination marketing organization, Visit Florida.
Tina earned her bachelor’s degree in mass communication from the University of South Florida in Tampa. She resides in the Tampa Bay area and enjoys being a mom.