Since 1990, Anne has been managing the communications needs for corporate and non-profit organisations, beginning her career with the international PR firm of Burson-Marsteller. Subsequently, she held communications positions in the fields of higher education and health and wellness as well as in PR agencies and the news media. Prior to going freelance in 2007, she managed fundraising and public relations for a regional educational television station in South Florida.
Currently, O’Connell is working as an independent consultant providing strategic and creative writing services and training programs for clients in both private and non-profit sectors in a multitude of industries. Her writing expertise includes PR, marketing, corporate communications, social media, online content and script writing. She also conducts workshops and seminars in strategic business writing, corporate communications, media relations and social media strategy.
O’Connell received her bachelor of Public