Mary Brophy is a career PR consultant who helps organizations thrive through effective communication. Her PR background is varied and includes crisis communications, internal communications, cause-related marketing and social media. She has worked with consumer and business-to-business brands ranging from First Alert to Johnson Controls. A true believer that charity begins at home, Mary was PR Director for Easter Seals early in her career and she has worked in support of the Alzheimer’s Association, American Red Cross, Habitat for Humanity and other non-profits building partnerships in corporate philanthropy. Prior to starting her own consultancy, she held leadership positions at agencies including Jacobson Rost, Cramer-Krasselt and Edelman Worldwide.