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Gilbert Martinez

Adjunct Professor


Gilbert Martinez adjunct professor in the Professional Communication program, is a public relations veteran with more than a decade of communication experience in corporate, nonprofit and government settings. Today, he is a public information officer for the County of Sonoma. He has assisted in implementing communication plans for wildfire recovery,  the COVID-19 pandemic, the 2023 winter storms and communications related to homelessness in Sonoma County.


  • Risk communication
  • Crisis communication
  • Health communication


  • University of the San Francisco, MA in Professional Communication, 2019
  • University of the Pacific, BA in Mass Communications, 2014