Who I am at work:
Managing director of the Detroit office and Stratacomm partner overseeing agency’s day-to-day operations in Michigan. Passionate communications strategist focused on supporting our teams to deliver measurable results for our clients since 2003. Partner lead for agency’s multi-year work on behalf of Nissan North America.
When I’m not in the office, I’m representing Stratacomm with the Detroit Economic Club’s Young Leaders, where I sit on the executive board and chair the membership committee. Member of the Detroit Regional Chamber’s Leadership Detroit Class XL (2019 graduation); learning from so many great colleagues and developing a deeper understanding of everything taking place in the City of Detroit.
A look back:
Nearly two decades of diverse communications experience and robust agency background serving the B2B and B2C space. Experience spans a broad spectrum of disciplines including strategic communications planning, organizational planning, C-suite executive visibility and thought leadership, media and analyst relations, consumer product launches and sustaining communications, crisis and risk communications and preparation, editorial services and event management. Client portfolio has included transportation, higher education and energy/environmental clients.
Started my career at a boutique agency in upstate New York launching Alaska Airline’s direct service from Newark to Seattle … by wearing an airplane costume on the CBS morning show! Thankfully, this was before social media existed!
My educational background:
University of Michigan – Ann Arbor
Who I am at play:
Self-proclaimed podcast junkie (always happy to make a recommendation). Love to run. Love to tap. Proud Kappa Kappa Gamma. Always planning the next #tyllteam3 adventure with my husband and son.
Words to live and work by:
“The greatest pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do.”