Melissa Luke is a seasoned communications professional with 17 years of experience dedicated to brand building and marketing communications. As business development and strategy director for Baker Public Relations, she is responsible for identifying opportunities for long-term growth for the agency as well as our clients.
Melissa built her career working for top New York City and Global public relations and advertising agencies including Ogilvy & Mather and MSLGROUP. Her experience with consumer, health and wellness and cause related programming includes groundbreaking campaigns for some of the world’s best-known companies and brands including Pfizer, Procter & Gamble, Universal Studios, Tiffany & Co., and the March of Dimes. She is also skilled in crisis communications and public affairs.
Melissa began her career as a media specialist and remains entrenched in media relations guiding strategy as well as pitching media. She has worked with top-tier and trade media outlets and has garnered coverage in People, NBC TODAY, CNN and the New York Times to name a few.
Melissa resides in downstate New York in the Catskills with her three children.