Growth Brings New Faces and New Promotions to L&S

By Blair Gilkyson
  • 06.11.18
  • 4 Min Read

In the past year or so, Lawrence & Schiller has experienced significant change, innovation and growth. To keep up, we’ve welcomed many new faces to the team. From designers to media strategists and more, meet the newest L&Sers. Plus, read about our latest promotions.

New Hires

Alicia Dorris | Media Coordinator at Lawrence & Schiller in Sioux Falls, SD

alicia dorris

Alicia has joined L&S as a Media Coordinator. She brings years of experience and a unique perspective to media planning and buying for L&S clients. After graduating from South Dakota State University, Alicia worked as a marketing strategist at KELO-TV and Furniture Mart USA.

Suzanne Warwick |Account Executive at Lawrence & Schiller in Sioux Falls, SD

Suzanne Warwick

Suzanne joins the L&S team as a seasoned Account Executive. She brings over a decade of marketing and brand development experience to keep her clients at the forefront of advertising. Originally from Sioux Falls, SD, she earned her BA from South Dakota State University.

Katelyn Short | Designer at Lawrence & Schiller in Sioux Falls, SD

Katelyn Short

Katelyn has been hired as a Designer. After graduating from Minnesota State University, Katelyn gained years of graphic design and print experience. She brings the ability to tailor design concepts to unique target audiences and user experiences to the L&S team.

Katie Uecker | Media Specialist at Lawrence & Schiller in Sioux Falls, SD

Katie Uecker

Katie joins L&S as a Media Specialist. With prior experience in media and advertising sales at Sterling eMarketing and KELO-TV, Katie is an expert when it comes to planning and placing targeted media strategies for clients. A Salem, SD, native, Katie attended the University of South Dakota.

Alex Van Voorhis | Media Coordinator at Lawrence & Schiller in Sioux Falls, SD

Alex Van Voorhis

Alex has joined L&S as a Media Coordinator. She brings a diverse background and skill set to assist the L&S team in producing cross channel media campaigns. Originally from Alexandria, MN, she attended North Dakota State University.

Kyrie Bussler | Media Coordinator at Lawrence & Schiller in Sioux Falls, SD

Kyrie Bussler

Kyrie has been hired as a Media Coordinator. After joining L&S as an intern in December 2017, she quickly became an indispensable member of the L&S team. Growing up in the media world, Kyrie honed her skills coordinating innovative media tactics and buys. Originally from Lakeville, MN, Kyrie graduated from the University of Missouri.

promotions

Kristy Laue | Vice President of Creative at Lawrence & Schiller in Sioux Falls, SD

Kristy Laue

Kristy has been promoted to the Vice President of Creative. Kristy has had a hand in creating strategic, award-winning campaigns for over a decade, leading the creative team and coaching L&S copywriters along the way. She graduated summa cum laude from South Dakota State University.

Casey Goodmund | Senior Designer at Lawrence & Schiller in Sioux Falls, SD

Casey Goodmund

Casey has been promoted to Senior Designer. In her three years at L&S, Casey has used her extensive skill set to design, photograph and create award-winning work for clients across industries.

Roberta Forman | Senior Designer at Lawrence & Schiller in Sioux Falls, SD

Roberta Forman

Roberta has also been promoted to Senior Designer. Since her internship at L&S in 2015, Roberta has fine-tuned her print design, packaging, social media content, motion graphics and photography skills, making her an all-around amazing designer.

Marta Lehn | Consumer Insights Specialist at Lawrence & Schiller in Sioux Falls, SD

Marta Lehn

Marta has been promoted to Consumer Insights Specialist, uncovering trends to help craft more effective campaigns for L&S clients. Marta’s experience in both quantitative and qualitative research and background in healthcare marketing research make her a knowledgeable asset on the L&S team.

Matt Hammer | Consumer Insights Strategist at Lawrence & Schiller in Sioux Falls, SD

Matt Hammer

Matt has been promoted to Consumer Insights Strategist. In his three years at L&S, several award-winning campaigns started with Matt’s research. He leads and coordinates research projects and provides ongoing market intelligence for our clients and teams.

Dara Klatt | Media Strategist at Lawrence & Schiller in Sioux Falls, SD

Dara Klatt

Dara has been promoted to Media Strategist. In her year at L&S, Dara has excelled in planning and placing strategic, cross-channel media plans using the latest technology and targeting. Prior to L&S, she worked for FoxFire Systems Group and the Boys & Girls Club of Greater Kansas City.

Amanda McCord | Media Strategist at Lawrence & Schiller in Sioux Falls, SD

Amanda McCord

Amanda has also been promoted to Media Strategist. A Minnesota State University graduate, Amanda has helped keep our team at the forefront of digital trends, creating attention-getting media strategies that drive results.

Joey Nielson | Associate Creative Director at Lawrence & Schiller in Sioux Falls, SD

Joey Nielsen

Joey has been promoted to Associate Creative Director. With two decades of creative and copywriting experience, Joey brings award-winning ideas to clients across industries. Prior to L&S, Joey earned his BA from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and worked as senior copywriter for Target and TMP Worldwide.

Wade Thurman | Associate Creative Director at Lawrence & Schiller in Sioux Falls, SD

Wade Thurman

Wade has also been promoted to Associate Creative Director. Wade is one of the agency’s most experienced and talented designers, with nearly two decades of experience in branding, illustration, typography and general design. Wade joined L&S in 2000 and has since become a mentor and coach for our creative discipline.

Hanna Rehome | Consumer Insights Coordinator at Lawrence & Schiller in Sioux Falls, SD

Hanna Rehome

Hanna has been promoted to Consumer Insights Specialist. Hanna has spent the last year at L&S turning facts into meaningful findings for our clients, creating research-driven strategies to drive campaigns. Hanna earned her degree from Augustana University.