Public Relations Specialist
Since she was a child, Mia has been in love with creative writing and storytelling. As an adult, Mia has transformed her creative outlet into a way to uniquely tell the stories of her clients. She brings an optimistic approach to writing at PPR Strategies as the Public Relations Specialist through her love of creating and amplifying special moments that support and engage the community.
Mia values relationship-building and collaboration to develop meaningful and successful PR strategies. Since graduating from Georgian Court University, Mia has worked on various projects with many startups and small businesses around the country. She understands the importance of paying attention to detail, can see around corners, and loves helping others make their dreams into a reality.
When she’s not working, you might find her traveling, at the beach with her dogs, or trying out a new recipe!
Favorite part of her job: Shining a spotlight on the “little guys” and being able to help them tell their stories in a creative way!
Professional superpowers: Coming up with creative, yet controlled, strategies for storytelling.
Personal superpowers: Creating her own recipes and managing three dogs during a walk on her own!
Her favorite things: Her three rescue dogs; shopping; family; friends; cooking; coffee; making cocktails; country music; beach days; summertime; trying new foods; road trips; and traveling to new places!
Meet the Team Behind PPR Strategies
CEO and Founder
Sandy Dubay, CEcD (formerly Sandy Sponaugle) is the CEO and Founder of PPR Strategies (previously Platinum PR). As PPR Strategies’ fearless leader, she brings over 20 years of marketing savvy …
Sophie loves helping small-town economies reach their fullest potential. As the Managing Director at PPR Strategies, she leads projects, multitasks like a champ …
Director of Client Relations
Hanna enjoys tapping into the uniqueness of our clients, helping them to expand and thrive. She has worked in municipal government communications, economic development, …
Public Relations Specialist
Senior Content Writer
Content makes the world go around and Hannah is more than happy to help it spin!
As Senior Content Writer, she meticulously crafts all written pieces for PPR’s clientele.
Social Media Coordinator
Kayla, as the Gen Z stereotypes claim, is obsessed with all things social media. Growing up during the early stages of today’s most-used digital platforms has allowed her to become immersed…
Caleigh is a senior at Stevenson University working towards a degree in Business Communications with Graphic Design and Fashion Merchandising minors.
With over 25 years of service in state and local economic development agencies, Lawrence has experience in economic development strategy, legislative policy, entrepreneurship, and community development.