Catalyst Communications


Catalyst’s clients always get senior-level counsel. You get better budget management and more consistent results. Mary Ann is committed to practical advice that aligns with your organization’s goals. She is an independent thinker who challenges clients to stay in the lead and break out of the status quo.

  • Public Relations A strategic approach to media relations, community relations, speaking engagement and other public relations programs that is focused on qualitative outcomes that support your organization’s goals and vision.
  • Crisis Management Sensitive issues managed with timeliness, dignity and minimal backlash. Managing communication during a crisis requires common sense folded into a structured process.
  • Coaching — A confident spokesperson results in “win-win” interviews with any type of journalist. At Ease With The Media is a unique combination of online tutorials and face-to-face role plays. To learn how this works, go to
  • Keynote and Training Sharing knowledge is powerful. Mary Ann tailors workshops to any organization’s needs to take full advantage of that power. She customizes training that leads communication teams through simple planning processes that results in measurable communication plans and crisis processes poised to deploy. Her speaking engagements leave attendees with real tools they can implement in their work places.
  • Strategic Planning A practical plan results in external stakeholders having a clear vision of how your organization serves them and internal stakeholders understanding their roles in achieving your organization’s vision.
Catalyst Communications