Julie Lyons | Gagen MacDonald

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Julie Lyons

Senior Manager, Consulting

With more than two decades of experience in corporate and government communications, Julie is passionate about helping businesses connect with employees so they can achieve strategic goals. As a Senior Manager at Gagen MacDonald, she brings excitement, candor and a high say-do ratio to her client relationships. A genuine love of people and communication, as well as strong interpersonal connections with teammates and clients, helps her deliver project success.

Julie has created award-winning internal communication programs and communications; developed annual trainings and workshops; designed and conducted communication audits, engagement surveys and focus groups; led cross-functional teams to improve usability of employee digital communication channels; and shaped programs for employee-to-executive communication.

Her strategic planning and execution experience includes in-person and virtual internal events, such as all-employee town halls, diversity and engagement workshops, leadership summits and innovation sessions; employer branding and recruiting; performance and talent management; office relocations and labor negotiations; diversity and inclusion; employee engagement; M&A; reductions in workforce; and crisis/emergency events.

Meet the rest of the team members
University of Florida
M.A. Mass Communication
Florida State University
B.S. General Communications
Certified Change Management Practitioner (Prosci)