Louise has more than two decades of public relations agency experience working with clients in higher education, healthcare and retail industries. Her extensive knowledge of strategic communications planning, community relations, national business and trade media relations, communicating in collective bargaining group environments, and public education and involvement for various governmental agencies.

Since 1994, Louise has led relationships with Bon Secours Health System, Inc., Appalachian Regional Healthcare, various subsidiaries of Freightliner LLC, Portland, Ore., including Thomas Built Buses, American LaFrance, Freightliner Custom Chassis Corporation; Johnson & Wales University; Daimler Commercial Buses N.A.; Tindall Corp., Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government, Lexington, Ky., Greenville County, S.C., City of Florence, S.C., City of Columbia, S.C., Charlotte-Mecklenburg Utilities Department and several engineering firms.

She is an active member of PRSA and serves as a member of the PRSA Counselor’s Academy, the Charlotte Chapter of PRSA and the state level member of NC American Water Works Association and the North Carolina Water Environment Association. Louise received her Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Political Science from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.