Kelly left corporate America and a 10-year career in Marketing in 2019 to pursue her dream of helping churches tell their story and share God's love with the world. Kelly has worked with global brands such as Comcast, Charter, General Motors, Audi, BMW and Volkswagen in her roles as Product Marketing Manager for a cyber security provider and Marketing Director at an automotive live chat company. Kelly has extensive experience in building effective marketing and communication plans, driving results utilizing data-driven processes and implementing industry best practices within a church environment. She holds a Bachelor’s in Marketing from the University of Wisconsin-LaCrosse and is a lifelong Packers, Brewers, and Badgers fan. She is also a cradle Lutheran and has served in various lay leadership positions such as youth adult leader, council member, hospitality team member and capital campaign marketing chair to name a few.
Evoke Engagement Experts is the dream of a husband and wife who are passionate about the church, God, the gospel, and sharing the good news of God's love for all of the world. Kelly and Kenny started Evoke in 2018 to help churches and non-profits better communicate and market themselves to their communities.
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Kenny is a Deacon in the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, ordained in September of 2020. He has been serving congregations in various roles from youth ministry to discipleship lead since 2008. After graduating from Wartburg Theological Seminary, he was called to serve a multi-campus congregation in Northern Virginia as Deacon for Discipleship. Not only does Kenny have a passion for ministry but he has a passion to see ministry thrive and grow. Kenny's background from Florida State University studying media production has helped him in his ministries to better publicize his congregations and communicate the gospel. In his years serving the church, Kenny has also lead media and communication ministries which included website design, graphic design, video production, sound engineering, publication design and more. He is excited to help others learn how to better communicate the gospel in an ever changing 21st century and participate in kingdom building!