Madie is an Account Executive on the Mekky Team, where she uses her media relations, writing and storytelling expertise to help clients reach their media goals. Prior to joining the team, Madie worked at Grisko LLC and Uproar PR, where she helped secure placements for clients ranging from the non-profit sector to B2B and tech sectors in publications like the Chicago Tribune, The Rolling Stone, Entrepreneur and more.
Originally from a small town in Indiana, Madie graduated from Indiana University with a B.A. in Journalism and a concentration in Public Relations. She minored in international studies, political science and business - giving her the foundation to understand clients across various sectors and what PR means to them.
Madie moved to Chicago in 2020, just two weeks before the pandemic hit. She currently resides in the Lincoln Park neighborhood, and when she's not working, she enjoys exploring Chicago's restaurants and neighborhoods, traveling and spending time with friends and family.