Jolyn Matsumuro has been working in the field of public relations for 25 years. She is currently a partner in an agency specializing in entertainment and entertainment-based clients, creating and executing campaigns for both corporations and individuals. Prior to that, she held public relations positions at several record companies, including the Island Def Jam Music Group, Virgin Records, Geffen Records and Mercury Records.
Matsumuro holds a master’s degree in communication management from the University of Southern California, where her thesis evaluated the messages of military-issued communication and the impact it had on media coverage. She earned a bachelor’s degree from Syracuse University with a dual major in public relations and policy studies. While at Syracuse, she was a member of the Policy Studies Honorary, Pi Sigma Sigma, and the Syracuse University women’s honorary society, Eta Pi Upsilon.
Stefani Green is the head of PR & Communications for fashion industry leader Forever 21. Dedicated to driving awareness for the brand’s high-profile collaborations, philanthropic partnerships and growth, Stefani drives an integrated communication strategy with cross functional leaders.
Prior to her current role, Stefani was the External Communications Manager at Chipotle Mexican Grill, where she managed an ‘always on’ news engine driving executive visibility and corporate reputation.
From travel & tourism to fashion & fitness, consumer products & beauty, Stefani has worked on award winning campaigns across a variety of industries and high-profile brands including Barbie, Michael Stars and Murad.
Stefani Green serves as the Professional Advisor for the CSULB PRSSA Chapter and is a graduate of the University’s Journalism department. During her time at CSULB, she was a member of PRSSA and the Bateman Team.