Kellie Dietrich is a public relations associate at Communication Solutions Group. She tells her clients’ stories through annual reports, newsletters, press releases and social media. Before her switch to PR, she was a journalist for the Reading Eagle newspaper, Lehigh Valley Style magazine and Lehigh Valley Business journal, publishing over 200 pieces.
She graduated summa cum laude from DeSales University in 2017 with a B.A. in communication and minor in journalism. Kellie served as the editor-in-chief of the student newspaper The Minstrel after serving as features editor and staff writer. In spring 2017, Kellie won the Senior Communication Award for Excellence in Journalism for her bravery in reporting on controversial issues such as sexual assault and abortion.
Kellie loves telling other people’s stories and giving a voice to issues that are often controversial to cover. She uses her blog to write about her life or topics she feels passionate about. See the full list of all her published writing on her Portfolio page.
In her free time, Kellie likes to read books, paint and practice calligraphy, be outdoors, spend time with friends and family and, of course, write.
Read her last Letter from the Editor’s desk published in The Minstrel, here.