Aimee is a seasoned marketing and public relations professional with more than 15 years of experience in a variety of areas including recreation and entertainment, non-profit, automotive, real estate and lifestyle. For 11 years, she served as the Director of Media and Public Relations for the nation’s largest non-profit zoological park—the Phoenix Zoo. There, she honed her skills in not only public and media relations, but she was also responsible for general marketing, advertising, event promotions, internal communications and member communications.
Aimee left her position at the Zoo in 2008 to start her own freelance communications company.
Aimee began her work with HYC in 2015 as a volunteer before taking on her staff position as Manager of Community Engagement. She loves spreading the word about the great work HYC is doing in the community, and her on-going efforts include recruitment of adult mentors and Host Families.
Aimee enjoys spending time with her family, pets and vacationing in California to visit the beach and Disneyland. She is passionate about serving the community and has a special interest in mental health and wellness.