Elyse Derian

Senior Vice President, Dallas, TX

\ ederian@voxglobal.com

Elyse brings to VOX her experience in public policy and political campaigns to position clients for success. She works with a wide range of clients, providing counsel for strategic internal and external communications campaigns, digital advocacy campaigns and employee and stakeholder engagement to help shape positive reputation

At VOX, Elyse provides strategic counsel to clients such as AT&T, Bank of America and USAA focusing on building and executing Corporate Social Responsibility initiatives. Elyse implements communications campaigns that inspire action from employees at all levels of the business to positively impact society and help support business goals.

Prior to joining VOX, Elyse was a regional director for Governor Perry’s gubernatorial campaign in 2010. In that role, she successfully carried out the comprehensive field effort for Houston and the surrounding counties. This position required her to mobilize support from elected officials, community leaders and associations; plan and organize campaign events; and manage the region’s social media outreach.

Elyse began her career working on Capitol Hill for two members from southern California. There, she implemented policy initiatives and legislative strategy relating to financial services, energy, education and trade. Elyse has a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science and Business Marketing from the University of Southern California. She currently resides in Dallas, Texas.

In her free time, Elyse often experiments with new recipes and hosts dinner parties with her husband, Matt. She is an avid marathon runner and loves to spend time with her family in San Diego.

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