Donna Cornachio
Communications Specialist
New York

Donna Cornachio is Clarity's publishing expert, having prepared many noted authors and Pulitzer-prize winning journalists for their media tours. Donna’s own career in journalism spans nearly 30 years. After devoting several years to broadcast at CBS News, she turned to print, reporting and writing profiles, news and feature articles and essays for The New York Times, Newsweek, and The Washington Post. She has also been on National Public Radio. The depth of this reporting experience gives Donna a keen insight into how all forms of media work, a valuable asset to hundreds of authors and publishers looking to prepare for media/book tours. Some of the authors Donna has prepared for print and broadcast media opportunities are, - Diane Keaton, actor and author of “Then Again” - Susan Cain, TED talk lecturer and author of “Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking” - Charles Duhigg, Pulitzer-prize winning reporter and author of “The Power of Habit” - Isabel Wilkerson, Pulitzer-prize winning journalist and author of "The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great Migration." Donna has her master's degree from Columbia University's Graduate School of Journalism. In addition to her work at Clarity Media Group, she is an assistant professor of journalism at SUNY Purchase College.


Donna's Reviews

Best in the business!
Bill McGowan and Clarity Media Group is my go to for all my media training needs.They are knowledgea...
- Shara Alexander , Harlequin
Absolutely Indispensable for profes...
I recently had the immense pleasure of working with Donna Cornachio, who helped me prepare for a cou...
- Elizabeth Wetmore
Donna prepared me for a major natio...
Donna prepared me for a major national radio interview and many local radio shows. It was extremely...
- Diana Greene Foster
Fantastic, thorough training
Donna Cornachio did a fantastic job preparing my client (an author) for a crucial national interview...
- Kate Lloyd , Scribner
Clear, concise help!
Donna is a terrific media trainer. She gave concise, clear instructions to me before some national m...
- Gabrielle Glaser Author