Summary

Communications Director at a Talk, a branding and communications agency helping businesses throughout the Carolinas grow and navigate change.I have a diverse range of training and experience in PR writing, media relations, media training, communication planning, new business development, issue management, community relations, event planning, copywriting, blog development and more. My experience has served industries such as food processing, real estate, development, finance, non-profit, retail, restaurants, travel and tourism, economic development, manufacturing, medicine, technology and more.

Work History

Work History
Mar 2009 - Present

Co-Founder

Janes-List.com
Co-Founder of Janes-List.com a professional and social network for military wives. Our website offers informational articles and resources to empower women to grow their careers and cope with the unique aspects of military life. We also provide a social networking community for these women to connect, learn and grow from each others' experiences.
Apr 2007 - Present

Communications Director

Talk, Inc.
Oversee communication activities for clients in manufacturing, healthcare, foodservice, retail, real estate, non-profit and more. Specializing in media relations, writing, media training, issues management and social media.
Aug 2004 - Mar 2007

PR Specialist

Spiro & Associates

Education

Education
2000 - 2004

Bachelor of Arts

Florida State University
Graduated magna cum laude with a specialization in public relations and minors in french and english.