Alan Heymann is now communications VP at the Humane Society of the U.S., Gaithersburg, Md.
Heymann was external affairs chief at DC Water, where he led the agency's rebranding campaign, and launched its social media platforms. He worked for five years in the D.C. government, serving in senior communications roles for a council member and a mayor, and was director of the District Environment Department.
Earlier, he was a TV reporter and anchor in his native Illinois.
He is a member of the bar in the District of Columbia and his Illinois, with degrees earned at Northwestern and George Washington universities. Details: www.humanesociety.org.