Rebecca is the Founder and President of Chartwell Agency, a full-service marketing firm celebrating its 20th year this year with clients across the globe. Overall, Rebecca has more than 35 years of corporate communications, public relations, and marketing experience with a variety of business-to-business, consumer-oriented and non-profit organizations in developing and implementing strategic communications programs on a local, regional, national and global basis.
A couple of focus areas for her firm are the Healthcare and Economic Development industries. Her experience includes a full spectrum of marketing initiatives, such as, strategic direction, planning/implementation, corporate and brand positioning, collateral development, press release creation, community affairs, crisis management, media relations, industry analyst relations, presentation and media-interview training, event and trade show coordination, and editorial services, among others.
Rebecca received her BA in Journalism and Public Relations from University of Wisconsin-Madison and her MBA from University of Houston.
Rebecca lives in Rockford, Illinois with her husband Dana and their 11-year-old daughter Josie and enjoys time with her two adult bonus sons as well.