Kelly-Anne Suarez

Director, Media Relations
Lehigh Valley Health Network
After graduating from the University of Florida, Kelly-Anne Suarez began her career as a journalist with The Los Angeles Times, covering everything from higher education and crime, to religion and immigration. She then continued her career with The Morning Call, the third largest paper in the state of Pennsylvania. After leaving journalism, she worked in development with Pennsylvania Youth Theatre before taking over as head of marketing for Dietrick Group, a commercial real estate firm specializing in property management, appraisals and commercial sales and leasing. She most recently was part the executive team at Crayola responsible for growing and managing Crayola Experience, the company’s larger-than-life attraction, which has five locations across the country. In her role as manager, community & media relations, she led community, marketing and media strategy on a national, regional and local level, opening three new locations in four years. She now leads the marketing & media teams at Lehigh Valley Health Network, a growing organization with eight hospital campuses, dozens of health centers and hundreds of provider offices (Lehigh Valley Physician Group.)