Katie is a Vice President at UPRAISE Marketing + Public Relations, specializing in B2B and B2C tech. She focuses on developing and driving integrated communications plans for some of the most innovative technology brands in the Bay Area and across the globe. Katie enjoys meaningful, long-term relationships with her clients, playing an outsized role in working directly with media and client executives, and helping to shape the direction of the company. She optimizes the UPRAISE team structure by leading, developing and retaining a diverse group of team members, recognizing and leveraging their talents to inspire commitment and a collaborative, high-functioning culture. With a proven track record of implementing strategic media and social media campaigns, Katie engages with key influencers and news media to effectively communicate the missions, progress and impact of the best technology companies in the world.

Her passion for storytelling and experience driving media strategies have earned her recognition from the Public Relations Society of America, which awarded her San Francisco’s “Young PR Pro of the Year” in 2019 and PR Daily, which named her a “Rising Star” in 2022.

A proud University of Oregon alumna, Katie graduated from the School of Journalism and Communication with a degree in Public Relations and a minor in Business Administration from the Lundquist College of Business.