Communications + Public Affairs Strategist
Melinda is a seasoned communications and public affairs professional with a media-communications background in corporate, public, and nonprofit affairs. At Pence Media Group, Melinda advises clients on how best to communicate and manage relationships with key shareholders and audiences.
Melinda has successfully launched and executed nationwide campaigns by incorporating and activating various stakeholder and communications vehicles. Notable work history and accounts include the United States Senate, USA Football, pharmaceutical giants, Motorola Solutions, Indiana Soybean Council, Rock Ventures, Cooper Tires and Rubber Company, and S.C. Johnson.
Prior to joining PMG, Melinda served as the director of communications to U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson. Additionally, Melinda served as the Senior Director of Communications and Public Affairs for USA Football.
She prepared for her work with a master’s degree in public administration, with an emphasis in international public management, from DePaul University in Chicago. She earned a bachelor’s degree in political science and international studies from the University of Wisconsin – Stevens Point, then worked for the South African Consulate General in Chicago.
Originally from Wisconsin, Melinda has called both Chicago and Washington D.C. home over the last several years and now resides in Carmel with her husband, Mark.
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