Speaker Bio

Katie Gillespie

Destroy the Burn Book: Lessons From Mean Girls on the Impact Communication has on Culture

Katie Gillespie
Internal Communications Manager, Burns & McDonnell, United States

Katie Gillespie serves as the Internal Communications Manager at Burns & McDonnell, an employee-owned architecture engineering and construction (AEC) firm with more than 8,000 employees throughout the world. Katie has a Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Communications with a Masters of Science in Organizational Development. Over the last 5 years at Burns & McDonnell, Katie has helped to grow the team from 3 to 12 people by adding service offerings, expanding the communication toolset and tactics utilized, building trust with leadership, and putting an enhanced focus on the employee experience, both at the local and corporate level.