MEET THE TEAM

Our strength is our people – always the foundation of a great agency. The collaborative yet accountable culture at Griffin is what keeps our clients happy and the firm successful. We have enthusiastic and skilled professionals working in every area of the organization. Once we identify the breadth and depth of our client needs, we map our talents to those needs to provide the best team approach. When appropriate, we augment our team with proven partners that provide specialized capabilities when we need them.

Gwen Griffin

Chief Executive Officer

As the dynamic leader of Griffin Communications Group, Gwen has a knack for making winning connections – with clients, partners, employees and industry leaders. She engages people in an energetic way that leads to creative, strategic solutions that get results.

Jeff Carr

President

Jeff thrives in the high-level branding and strategic planning process. He has an uncanny ability to analyze complex subject matters and scenarios, and convert them into powerful strategies that guide clients (and the agency) on to business success.

Bruce Hicks

Senior Advisor

With nearly 50 years of professional experience, no one has a grasp of media relations and crisis communications quite like Bruce. His shoot-straight, spot-on, expert counsel is a vital asset to the Griffin team.

Melissa Wren

Marketing and Account Manager

It takes a special acumen to successfully lead the agency’s marketing and business development efforts, while also expertly tending to special projects for select clients. And no one handles this enormous task better than Melissa.

Brooke Crawford

Senior Editor

Dynamic written content is one of the most effective means of influencing an audience. Brooke ensures every written tool produced by the agency passes a three-point test – is the copy crisp, compelling and organized?

Mollye Edinburgh

Creative Services Manager

For Mollye, solid design is rooted in the strategy behind the brand. She transforms a client’s strategic vision and messaging into dynamic visual content that enhances brand strength.

Brett Griffin

Account Manager

Brett possesses a Swiss Army knife set of skills ranging from strategic communications, event management, media relations, creative strategy and graphic design. This vast scope of capabilities allows him to effectively manage and support all degrees of client needs.

Lauren Quesada

Account Manager

Lauren lingers in the 30,000-foot view often, but excels in her clients’ day-to-day world using her communications expertise and attention to detail to drive powerful results. Her mantra? Success is in the details!

Kristin Kleven

Account Executive

An administrative guru, Kristin specializes in event planning. She can take an event from its original concept through the logistical stage and eventually to on-site success … exceeding client expectations every step along the way.

Cindi Johncock

Senior Executive Assistant

An accomplished executive assistant known for her attention to detail, Cindi provides vital administrative support to the CEO and President, as well as ensures smooth day-to-day operations for the entire agency.