Michelle McCarthy | Director of Brand & Communications

Michelle joined the Pat Tillman Foundation as Director of Brand & Communications in April 2013. In her role, she leads communications and marketing strategy to raise awareness and support for the Tillman Scholars program, the Pat Tillman Leadership Summit, Pat’s Run and other foundation events and initiatives.

Previously, she served as the Director of Communications for the advocacy organization Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA) based in New York City. Prior to working in the military community, she covered Wall Street as a financial reporter and researcher. She earned her B.A. in Political Science and Journalism from the University of Notre Dame and M.A. in Media Studies from The New School.