Lindsey Lucenta

Why PR?

“I love the social aspect of public relations, whether it’s generating conversations with media, hosting events or engaging social media. The diversity of clients at an agency keeps each day interesting. I definitely learn something new every day!”


Fun Fact

Lindsey is a globetrotter! From trekking the Inca Trail to experiencing the month-long Ramadan festivities in Bangladesh to scuba diving in the Philippines, Lindsey is always planning her next adventure.

Lindsey Lucenta

Director of Client Services

Lindsey helps plan, develop and execute public relations initiatives. She oversees media pitching teams to garner editorial coverage and manages influencer programs to generate social engagement with clients’ brands and channels.

Job Highlights

  • Coordinating successful media tours for Trex Company in New York City and Des Moines, resulting in placements in high-profile shelter magazines, such as Better Homes & Gardens, Martha Stewart Living, This Old House and Traditional Home.
  • Bylining several articles and case studies for healthcare clients in top-tier dental publications and medical journals.
  • Managing an awards program that has earned several First Alert products prestigious awards such as Good Housekeeping VIP Awards, Chicago Innovation Awards and Consumer Electronic Show Innovation Awards.

Before LCWA

Lindsey has worked as a communications assistant for a non-profit education association, a community organizer for policy campaigns, an English teacher in China and an intern at a public relations agency in Chicago. Lindsey joined LCWA after completing the internship program.

Involvement

Lindsey volunteers with Headcount, which registers voters and raises awareness for environmental issues. At the start of the COVID-19 quarantine, she helped start a mutual aid in her Chicago neighborhood that provides essentials to residents affected by the pandemic, such as groceries, medical care and housing assistance.

Education

Lindsey grew up in Fort Wayne, Indiana, which is known to natives as “The Fort.” She graduated from Indiana University with a bachelor’s degree in communication.