Title: HR Communications Manager
Company/Employer: U.S. Medical Management
Career: I have worked in healthcare for almost 10 years and recently joined the U.S. Medical Management family as their Communications Manager, a new position that I am developing from scratch. U.S. Medical Management provides in-home healthcare to elderly individuals and those with complex medical issues. I support internal and external communications efforts through training guides, employee newsletters, webcasts and email campaigns.
Michigan State University, Master of Arts in Strategic Communication (expected December 2021)
Oakland University, Bachelor of Arts in Journalism (minor in advertising)
What You Should Know:
I have supported marketing and communications efforts for a wide variety of industries including metal fabrication, insurance (health, automotive, home, commercial), modular/manufactured housing, satellite radio for large/small businesses, adult beverage distribution and healthcare. I have been named the “Engagement Champion” for supporting internal and external engagement efforts.
I was a member of the AWC Oakland University Chapter while a student. Now, as a professional in the field, I joined for the Detroit chapter for the opportunity to network and volunteer.
Family and/or hometown – I am a Michigan native and currently reside in Clarkston with my husband, daughter and two cats.
General Interests – Reading, writing, listening to all kinds of music (I am a Sinatra fanatic), gardening, taking long walks on crisp afternoons, camping and playing with my young daughter every chance I get.
Causes/volunteer service – American Cancer Society’s “Relay for Life” Walk, Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s “Light the Night Walk,” St. Jude’s “Up till Dawn” Fundraising and March for Babies Walk. I am also an active supporter of the National Wildlife Federation.