Ashley Flear serves AKCG – Public Relations Counselors as an account executive, where she assists the president and the senior vice president with the agency’s issues and crisis communications practice. She also helps manage the firm’s social and digital presence.
Prior to joining AKCG, Ashley worked in marketing and communications at a major telecommunications company in Philadelphia in its Community Investment department. While there, she wrote content for internal communications, designed supplemental materials for the company’s corporate social responsibility report and worked alongside senior executives in the planning and implementation of corporate-giving activities.
Ashley graduated magna cum laude from Drexel University, where she earned her Bachelor of Science degree in communication, with a public relations concentration. She is currently pursuing her Master of Science degree in public communication at Drexel University.
She is a member of the Public Relations Society of America and the Philadelphia Public Relations Association.
Check out Ashley’s tips for crisis communicators on the #AKCGteam blog here.