Alex Demas is a public affairs specialist with the U.S. Geological Survey, covering media relations and outreach for a variety of science topics, primarily energy and minerals. His primary duties include writing news releases and feature stories, social media, and multimedia.
Alex began work officially with USGS in 2010 in Reston, VA, after many years of volunteer work for the Louisiana Water Science Center in Baton Rouge, LA.
Current position: Public Affairs Specialist for Energy and Minerals
Science Topics Covered:
Oil, gas, coal, gas hydrates, geothermal, and wind energy assessments
Impacts and effects of energy development
News releases and technical announcements
Science Feature and Science Snippet stories
Social media outreach
Education and Certifications
Alex completed a Masters degree in Global Environmental Policy from American University in 2011, and a Bachelor's degree in Political Science from Binghamton University in 2009.