With 20 years’ experience at Brilliant Media Strategies, Debbie is our go-to person overseeing media relations, grassroots strategic planning and political strategies.

Serves as the agency’s senior issues communication specialist

Debra Reinwand

President/CEO

Kristy’s 26 years of experience include nearly a decade as a newspaper designer and working in the telecommunications industry as a community and public relations specialist.

Oversees advertising and public relations projects for several of our agency’s largest clients

Kristy Bernier

Vice President

With more than more than 25 years of experience in management, marketing and communications, Tina has played a key role in developing Alaska’s visitor industry.

Recognized by Travel Agent Magazine as one of the country’s most powerful women in travel

Tina Lindgren

Strategic Counsel

Willis is our strategy guru and all-around campaign mastermind. Whether it's advertising, public relations, government affairs or political media, Willis keeps his eye on the prize and develops winning plans and messaging.

Background in campaign management, communications and more.

Willis Lyford

Strategic Counsel

After 23 years as a national award-winning television anchor and news director, John became a partner and co-president of our agency in 2008.

Background in branding, research and strategic planning

John Tracy

Counsel

Greg uses his varied skills- which range from managing 3d and video projects to overseeing branding- for our clients. Spent much of his career in California designing and directing products for LucasArts, LeapFrog, and Zynga.

Studied graphic design with an emphasis on photography at San Jose State University

Gregory Harsh

Creative Director

Kate’s education and experience in all facets of graphic design are put to use on a daily basis at the agency.

Holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in graphic design from Flagler College in Saint Augustine, Florida, with minors in business, advertising and fine art

Kate Huber

Art Director

Jason’s priorities are to ensuring that everything produced meets the company’s high standards for quality, and help foster an environment that encourages creative thinking.

Has created print ads, branding campaigns and marketing materials for many of the agency’s clients

Jason Smith

Associate Creative Director

As our online media strategist, David helps our clients utilize the Internet to reach new clients and markets around the world.

Works on successful, cutting-edge online campaigns, leveraging online media strategies to raise brand awareness and recruit and mobilize supporters

David Harper

Online Media Strategist

Writing is one of Scott’s passions, and in his role as copywriter, he works on everything from print and radio ads to marketing plans.

Acts as a liaison between account staff and the creative department

Scott Bell

Copywriter/Traffic Manager

Liz Rosen, a veteran of multiple political campaigns, is an experienced account executive.

Also has advertising experience in health care, nonprofits, retail and resource development

Liz Rosen

Account Executive

Brittany’s love of art has taken her halfway around the world and back.

Duties include making sure creative projects – including her own – are completed to the clients’ satisfaction

Brittany Midthun

Production Artist/Traffic Coordinator

Delphia is helping position our agency for a new era, especially in travel, where people are more frequently doing their research and making their buying decisions online.

Former Digital Marketing Manager at Contiki Vacations, the world’s #1 travel company for 18-35’s, who live on social media platforms

Delphia McCarty

Digital Marketing Specialist

Melissa provides assistance to account executives on a wide range of projects for multiple clients.

Duties range from setting up photo shoots to working on corporate newsletters

Melissa Talaro

Account Coordinator

Tourism is in Kathleen’s blood. She has worked on our agency’s tourism account for more than 20 years and has an in-depth understanding of every aspect of the program.

Oversees production of collateral; creation of national advertising; coordination of direct mail; printing and delivery of business reply

Kathleen Fleming

Management Supervisor

Using his 20 years of media planning and buying experience, Paul tirelessly analyzes schedules and rates at our agency, providing detailed and effective media recommendations.

Handles placement of TV, radio, print media and direct mail resources on a national and local levels

Paul Aadland

Media Director

Lori has helped mind our agency’s books since 1997.

Handles human resources management for the agency, along with accounts payable and media projects

Lori Ganong

HR Manager/Accounts Payable

Dianne spent 40 years working in the health care industry before taking the position of billing coordinator at our agency.

She ensures that our billing is completed smoothly and efficiently

Dianne Davis

Billing Coordinator

Responsible for the day-to-day supervision of campaigns and projects to ensure client goals and deadlines are met..

Has worked internationally and nationally

Lauren Hendrix

Account Executive

A longtime Alaskan, Heidi has a background in education and government services, and has lobbied in Juneau’s Capitol for four years.

Assists in the development and strategy of Southeast outreach effortst

Heidi Boucher

Juneau Office Director