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Ali Stigler

Ali Stigler

Name: Allison Stigler

Current Position: I am the Public Relations Coordinator at Northlich.

Previous Experience: I had internships during my collegiate career at Essex Studios as a Marketing Associate Intern, Dress for Success Cincinnati as a Scripps Howard Intern and CityBeat as a Journalism Intern. After graduation, I worked briefly at the University of Cincinnati as the Assistant Public Information Officer for the McMicken College of Arts and Sciences.

Education: I have a Bachelor of Arts degree in communication and certificates in public relations and journalism from the University of Cincinnati.

I live in a small town on the east side of Cincinnati. In my free time, I enjoy Zumba and spending time at new restaurants and bars downtown. I am also an intern at an event planning company called Cincy Event Planning. I am a HUGE sports fan, especially of the Cincinnati Reds!

Name: Kathrine Scoville


Current Position: I am a PR Specialist at Scooter Media in Covington.

Previous Experience: Prior to joining Scooter, I interned with Rockfish, Catholic Leadership Institute, the Cincinnati USA CVB and the 2012 World Choir Games.

Education: I am recently graduated from Villanova University with a Bachelor of Arts in Communication.

I just moved back to Cincinnati and, since I've been singing since I was little, I joined the Young Professional's Choral Collective.


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Ashley Anderson

Ashley Anderson

Current position: I am the attorney information and presentation coordinator at Frost Brown Todd, LLC.

Previous experience: I previous conducted media relations for PhiloUSA. I also served as a freelance writer at DStripped, social media and special events coordinator at Chatfield College, marketing/development associate at the Kentucky Symphony Orchestra and promotions intern at WUBE (B105.1) and WYGY (94.9 The Wolf).

Education: I have a Bachelor of Arts in communication from the University of Cincinnati.

I live in Bridgetown. I practice yoga and host a personal lifestyle blog. I grew up playing the violin and electric violin. I’m a huge Cincinnati Reds fan!

Name: Annette Meagher

Annette Meagher

Annette Meagher

Current position: I am the communications director for Clermont County, Ohio.

Previous experience: I served as a PR specialist and as a public involvement coordinator at Hamilton County Soil and Water Conservation District. I was also a volunteer English teacher at the Chilean Ministry of Education.

Education: I have a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Cincinnati.

Twitter handle: @ClermontCounty

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Alison DeFisher

Alison DeFisher

Current position: As manager of communications at Clovernook Center for the Blind and Visually Impaired, I am responsible for the concept and design of all agency publications and marketing collateral, including newsletters, annual reports and brochures. I also manage social networking and media relations.

Previous experience: I previously served as communications and fundraising coordinator at Clovernook Center for the Blind and Visually Impaired and marketing/development specialist at Cincinnati Youth Collaborative.

Education: I graduated from Ohio University with a bachelor’s degree in journalism.

Twitter handle: @AlisonStowe

I live in Pleasant Ridge with my husband, Will, and our two dogs. I am originally from Canton, Ohio but moved to Cincinnati five years ago. I like spending time with friends and family, yoga, country music and perusing the local flea markets for treasures!

Name: Lance Barry

Lance Barry

Lance Barry

Current position: I am the PR manager for the Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber. I manage media relations, social media and content for Chamber communications.

Previous experience:  I was an Emmy-nominated TV news anchor and reporter with WCPO (ABC Channel 9-Cincinnati) for seven years.  Prior to coming to Cincinnati, I held the same positions with the Fox TV affiliate in Rochester, NY and the NBC TV affiliate in Hagerstown, MD.

Education: I have a Master of Arts in broadcast journalism from the University of Miami in Coral Gables, Florida. I also have a Bachelor of Arts in corporate communication from Lycoming College in Williamsport, Pennsylvania.

Twitter handle: @CincyChamber

My wife, Mindy, is a brand manager with Procter & Gamble. We live in Loveland with our two children. I enjoy time with my family, golf, wine and the occasional cigar. I am an avid supporter of my alma mater--“The U” and the school’s Hurricane athletic teams.