Gennet Paauwe is the communications advisor for Veloz. She develops content and strategy for web, social media and traditional communications, and directs media relations activities. She is also the event planner for Veloz’s three forums held annually.
Prior, Paauwe held the same position at the California Plug-In Electric Vehicle Collaborative from 2013-2017, where she managed the Best.Drive.EVer. electric car test drive series, bringing her professional and personal interests together as an event planner and auto enthusiast.
Paauwe has worked for more than 20 years in state government, contributing her expertise as writer, editor and environmental programs spokesperson. Her long career in outreach, media and public affairs honed her skill in translating highly technical concepts into public-friendly communication pieces.
Paauwe holds a BA degree in Journalism from California State University, Sacramento. Paauwe’s three dogs reside in El Dorado Hills where Paauwe and her husband are allowed to occupy part of the home and pay the bills.