"No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world."

Robin Williams

As a Senior PR Manager, Kellie leads public relations and analyst/influencer relations strategies for a portfolio of B2B technology accounts. She works closely with PR Directors and Media Relations Specialists to secure top-tier and trade media coverage that aligns with her clients' unique goals while reaching key audiences.

Since joining Walker Sands in 2015, Kellie has specialized in crafting PR strategies for HR tech and Edtech clients, working for several brands in both spaces — including Barnes & Noble Education (BNED), Modern Hire and Kazoo. She leverages her understanding of the industries to execute on programs that shape meaningful stories for her clients in the media.

Kellie's work has been recognized by PRSA's Skyline Awards for delivering exceptional results in media relations and content marketing. She holds a bachelor's degree from Illinois State University with a major in journalism.