Max Pulsinelli is Director of Communications for the Wildlife Conservation Society’s zoos and aquarium. In this role, he oversees media relations for the five WCS wildlife parks in New York City (Bronx Zoo, Central Park Zoo, Queens Zoo, Prospect Park Zoo and the New York Aquarium). Max has been a communications/public relations practitioner since 1996. Prior to joining WCS in 2009, he was the president/founder of a boutique communications and publicity agency based in Washington DC and New York City. While there, he represented high-profile clients in an array of industries including national politics, publishing, media, and more. Max has extensive experience in organizational, political, corporate, crisis management, and issue-oriented public relations. He earned a B.A. in Communications/Journalism from the University of Pittsburgh.