Betsy has been a member of the Loudoun Clear Marketing team since 2014. In addition to her Public Relations background, she spent five years in the Human Resources Department for the largest regional bank in the Washington DC area at the time, Chevy Chase Bank. She put her organizational and people skills to use there as a Recruiter.
She was excited to jump back into the PR and Marketing world with LCM after taking time off when her children were young. She has a degree in Communications, with an emphasis in Public Relations, from Brigham Young University. Her love for PR was established when she worked in New York City at a PR Firm, Hunter & Associates, just after graduating. She especially enjoys the researching and writing aspects of PR as well as planning special events for the firm’s clients.
Betsy is a proud native of the DC area, having grown up in Arlington, Virginia. She and her husband moved to Leesburg in 1998 and found it to be a wonderful place to raise their family. She actively volunteers for numerous organizations, including planning and executing annual grade level activities for up to 200 students along with monthly fundraising activities at her children’s schools. She also oversees the welfare of and plans activities for the more than150 members who belong to her church’s women’s organization. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, reading, and organizing the hundreds of photos she has taken over the years.