Media Relations, Communications, Higher Education
Maeve Kiley has more than 20 years of experience in strategic communications. Her expertise includes media relations, reputation management, organizational communications, and public affairs. She has worked in a wide range of industries including higher education, nonprofit, environmental, financial services, government, and consumer. Kiley served as Director of Communication at Loyola University Chicago, where she managed Loyola's internal and external communications and oversaw all media relations, crisis management, social media, and employee communications.
Prior to Loyola, she served as Assistant Vice President and Director of Corporate Communications for BMO Harris Bank. Kiley has several years of experience at public relations firms -- including KemperLesnik Communications and Hill and Knowlton -- servicing a wide range of clients focusing on corporate, public affairs, and investor and consumer relations. PRNews named Kiley "PR Professional of the Year" from an academic institution, and she received the "Creativity in Public Relations Award" (CIPRA) -- the public relations industry's highest honor. Kiley earned a B.A. in Communications from the University of Arizona and studied abroad at the Loyola University Chicago John Felice Rome Center.