Over the last few months, we’ve been fortunate to meet some of the PR industry’s most promising rising stars and strategic contributors. Even better: they work here now!

We know talent when we see it, and we rarely pass up the opportunity to add to our always-growing team. Whether through our Fellowship Program, our network or as a result of our “Best Place to Work” standing, we are so thankful our newest colleagues found us and are officially part of RH Strategic’s story.

A warm welcome goes out to:

Emily Porro, Senior Vice President

Emily joins us to continue her impressive career running PR programs for well-known brands, as well as entrepreneurial start-ups in the sustainable, responsible, and emerging technology sectors. She is most passionate about supporting mission-driven companies innovating for societal and environmental impact.


Zach Taiji, Account Supervisor

Zach brings PR and marketing agency experience to RH Strategic with a focus on technology software and hardware companies in emerging sectors, including cybersecurity, cloud/data management, AI and robotics, fintech, space, social media and blockchain.


Brittany Jacobsen, Senior PR Associate

Brittany’s passion for telling impactful stories impressed her teammates when she joined us part-time as a contractor, and we’re thrilled that she’s with us full-time to continue her work with innovative clients working in health, technology and sustainability.


Patrick Abberton, Senior PR Associate

Patrick joins RH Strategic with a wealth of technology PR experience including work with clients in the enterprise software, adtech, cryptocurrency, semiconductor industries and more. His passion for guiding and coaching colleagues through media engagement best practice and strategies is upleveling how we tell stories for our clients in top industry verticals and mainstream media.


Katherine Misel, PR Associate

Katherine contributes her experience working with clients in the behavioral health and legal industries to our healthcare and technology practices, and her commitment to organization and strategic media research is helping us launch PR programs for multiple brands looking to elevate their story.


Sarah Toomey, PR Specialist

Sarah’s previous experience as a public school teacher informs her work with our edtech and tech for good clients. She’s a passionate communicator and combines her love of storytelling with her ability to organize accounts and manage client deliverables.


Communications Coordinators: Shelby Dictor, Kasey Smith and Ashley Winiewicz

These three rising stars successfully completed our Fall 2021 RH Strategic Fellowship and we’re proud to have retained them as full-time colleagues. Shelby, Kasey and Ashley hit the ground running, taking on account coordination, industry research and media engagement for their teams — and their hard work has already resulted in some big wins and headlines for clients across the firm. Congratulations, Shelby, Kasey and Ashley!


Over the last few months, these inspiring PR professionals have been learning about RH Strategic’s clients, onboarding and absorbing our best practices for client services and account management, and – perhaps most importantly – becoming integral parts of our teams.

We are lucky to have these passionate and creative professionals join us and contribute to our mission to make a difference with brands at the forefront of healthcare, technology, education, cybersecurity and other world-changing industries.

RH Strategic attracts (and hires) talented people that understand the value of creating and maintaining high-touch relationships. Effortlessly. If this kind of environment excites you, let’s talk more! We’re hiring for multiple roles across the firm and would love to meet you!


RH Strategic is a Seattle and D.C.-based PR agency with a nationwide presence and additional global reach via membership in the Worldcom Public Relations Group. We provide strategic public relations for innovators in the technology, government and healthcare markets.

Interested in joining our team? We’re growing, and we’re looking for experienced, energetic people to join us. Learn more at rhstrategic.com/careers.