Our Team

Our Team



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Brad Kostka

Brad leads business development, agency management and account services at Roop & Co. His experience includes communications strategy, branding, content marketing, media relations, marketing automation, investor relations and event planning.

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Chairman Emeritus

Ed Stevens

As chairman emeritus of Roop & Co., Ed provides senior counsel and oversight for the business. His background includes integrated marketing communications, PR, corporate communications, media relations, crisis communications and strategic planning.


Senior Advisor

Jim Kenny

Jim’s experiences in national media relations, crisis communications, thought leadership, and demand generation complement Roop & Co’s suite of services. He serves the growth needs of businesses in professional services, technology, investment banking, education, and manufacturing.

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Account Supervisor

Katie Casciato

As a content marketer, copywriter and brand strategist who operates in both the clouds and the dirt, Katie leverages the art of storytelling to develop and execute strategic marketing campaigns that generate tangible results for our B2B, professional services, corporate and non-profit clients.

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Account Supervisor

Erin Reese

Erin provides day-to-day management for our agency’s B2B, professional services, corporate and non-profit clients. She also supports new business development efforts. A strategic planner with a passion for storytelling, Erin has a strong background in internal communications, PR, social media and event management.

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Account Supervisor

Julie Osborne

Julie provides day-to-day management of various client accounts for Stevens Strategic Communications, a division of Roop & Co. An experienced PR professional, her background includes content marketing, PR, media relations, advertising and special events.


Account Executive

Tori Pishkula

Tori provides support for our agency’s B2B, professional services, corporate and non-profit clients. Her experience includes public relations, event planning, marketing and social media strategy.


Account Executive

Charlie Hatch

Charlie provides support for our agency’s B2B, professional services, corporate and non-profit clients. His background includes multimedia storytelling, social media strategy and website development.


Digital Marketing Specialist

Wes Temple

Wes provides digital marketing expertise for our agency and its client base—ranging from website development, SEO and data analytics, to marketing automation and digital advertising.

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Account Executive

Bob Rotatori

Bob provides marketing, PR and communications support for the agency and its client base. He has three decades of experience working for government agencies, non-profit organizations, civic groups and large corporations.

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Account Executive

Jim DiFrangia

A seasoned B2B communications professional, Jim provides copywriting, PR, marketing and crisis communications support for our agency’s corporate, B2B, professional services and non-profit clients.

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Account Executive

Meredith Rodriguez

A finance professional by trade, Meredith provides communications, PR and administrative support for the agency and its client base.


Public Relations Intern

Kenzie Johnston

Kenzie provides PR and digital marketing support for our agency and its clients. Her background includes public relations, advertising, content creation, marketing strategy and social media.


Operations Intern

Carson Kostka

Carson assists with accounting tasks, special projects and marketing research for the agency. His experience includes budget forecasting, financial statement analysis and social media.



Director of Graphic Design

Lynn Dechant

Lynn manages and oversees the creative process behind our clients’ integrated communications projects. She has the perfect balance of keen business acumen and creative flair to deliver key messages with high visual impact.

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Senior Graphic Designer

Karly Keirsey

Karly provides creative direction and graphic design support for our clients’ integrated communications projects. In addition to her design expertise, she has in-depth knowledge of photography and video production.

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Creative Specialist

Steve Toth

Steve provides creative direction, graphic design, website development and video production support for our agency and its client base.


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Mandy Hendrickx

Mandy manages and oversees accounting operations for our agency.

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Laura Page

Laura handles a range of accounting and bookkeeping activities for our agency.