Clare Krusing

Washington, D.C. – Reservoir Communications Group welcomed Michelle Nealy, a seasoned communications and digital strategist, to its senior team as a Director, building on the firm’s broad advocacy expertise on behalf of its clients.

Before coming to Reservoir, Michelle served as Vice President of Communications and Digital Strategy for Faith in Public Life where she oversaw communications strategy and digital engagement for a wide range of social justice issues. Prior to this, she drove rapid response and crisis management campaigns at the N.A.A.C.P. Previously a reporter for the Associated Press, Michelle has chronicled some of the most important political issues of the 21st century. Michelle holds a B.A. in Journalism from Howard University, and a M.A. in Communications from the University of Maryland, College Park.

Reservoir also welcomed Dan Lemle, Managing Associate, and Liz Irons, Associate, to the firm. Dan will help oversee and support media and content development across Reservoir’s health care clients. Prior to joining Reservoir, he served as communications manager at the Alliance of Community Health Plans (ACHP), a trade association representing the nation’s nonprofit health insurers. Dan has also held communications roles with the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB), the primary organization representing radio and television broadcasters. He has a B.S. in Journalism and a Specialization in Public Relations from Bowling Green State University in Ohio.

Liz recently joined Reservoir as a full-time associate after completing two successful internships with the team. She will support Reservoir’s health care clients with content development, research and social media engagement. Liz graduated from George Washington University with a B.S. in Political Communication and her M.A. in Media and Strategic Communication.