Born and raised in Chicago, Illinois, Alexis moved to New York City to pursue her dreams of becoming a publicist. A former Cision employee, she joined Thompson & Co. well versed in examining and determining ROI, a crucial aspect of PR, which quantitatively measures results for clients. She also gained experience in writing, media pitching and event planning during stints at a large PR agency and another boutique PR firm. In her spare time, Alexis loves attending alumni events on behalf of her alma mater, Northwestern University, where she double-majored in psychology and communication studies. She also loves attending events hosted by her sorority, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated. She’s an avid traveler.