Hana leads Inspire’s digital practice, including social media strategy, influencer engagement, SEO and digital marketing and advertising. She is committed to using digital tools and tactics to design creative campaigns for clients that effectively tell their individual story and deliver results. Hana has planned more than 30 digital campaigns that have won national and regional awards.
Hana regularly works with many prominent national bloggers on behalf of clients and has presented on social media and influencer relations at conferences and workshops hosted by BlogHer, the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA), GroupHigh and various food and agriculture groups. She regularly leads social media trainings and contributes to publications including PR Daily and SmartBrief.
Hana has more than 10 years of public relations experience, primarily working with food, restaurant, nonprofit and agriculture clients. Prior to Inspire, she oversaw communications at a national children's advocacy organization in Washington, D.C.
Hana lives in Asheville, North Carolina and serves on the board for Girls on the Run of Western North Carolina where she leads the organization’s PR and marketing efforts. An avid runner, she has helped plan many running events including 5k events for Girls on the Run and Susan G. Komen for the Cure. Hana is also an active member of PRSA and previously served on the fundraising and awards-planning committees for her local chapter.
Hana grew up in Cincinnati and earned a bachelor's degree in journalism with a specialization in political science from Ohio University's E.W. Scripps School of Journalism. She enjoys finding new running trails, any new fitness challenge, hiking, traveling at every chance and catching live music.
What Inspires Me?
Exploring somewhere new, volunteering, the ocean, good friends and long trail runs.