A communications strategist specializing in digital media, Amy Rainey has worked with foundations and nonprofits to develop and execute innovative programs that achieve their programmatic objectives.
Amy is currently digital communications manager at Pivotal Ventures, the executive office of Melinda Gates. Amy has served a variety of organizations through leadership roles at Aggregate, a creative strategy group, and Deloitte Digital (formerly Banyan Branch), a digital agency. Amy is a graduate of the University of Washington’s Master of Communication in Digital Media program. She previously served as coordinator UW’s Communications Leadership alumni fellows program. Her graduate coursework included digital marketing and branding, social media strategy, multimedia storytelling, human-centered design, mobile marketing, web and social media analytics and the study of digital media in emerging market economies.
A graduate of the University of Missouri School of Journalism, Amy possesses a strong background in digital content production, management and curation. Amy previously worked as a home page editor for MSN.com, one of the 10 most popular websites in the world, and as a staff writer and web producer for The Charlotte Observer.