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Anat Gerstein, Inc Launches Education and Youth Development Practice; Zac Roy – Named a 2023 Notable Leader in PR This Week – To Lead New Practice Area

Anat Gerstein, Inc. today announced the launch of an Education and Youth Development practice. Vice President Zac Roy, who has overseen the firm’s Community Development practice, will lead the new practice.

Zac brings to his new role a 12-year track record at the firm delivering results for nonprofits that focus on advancing education for youth and families. This includes Launch Expeditionary Learning Charter School, New York Junior Tennis & Learning, WHEDco, Manhattan College, Breakthrough New York, Asphalt Green and CORO New York Leadership Center, among others.

“Supporting organizations that advance education and youth development has always been important to us as individuals and as a strategic communications firm focused on nonprofits that make the world a better place,” Anat Gerstein says. “I’m excited that our growth has positioned us to create a practice area dedicated to serving education and youth organizations. And, under Zac’s leadership, I know we will help clients achieve their organizational goals.”

This week, Crain’s New York Business also named Vice President Zac Roy one of 2023’s Notable Leaders in Advertising, Marketing, and PR.

Zac’s leadership, strategic thinking, and network have fostered success for his clients, which include Project Renewal, Manhattan College, the Flatiron NoMad Partnership, and WHEDco.

“I’m thankful to be a part of really smart, creative account teams that have helped a diverse range of New York City nonprofits achieve their goals, from fundraising to thought leadership. It’s the tireless work of those teams that made this recognition possible,” Zac says.

You can read the announcement here.

Additionally, Anat Gerstein announced the promotion of Matthew Sollars to Vice President of the firm’s Community Development practice.

City & State‘s 2023 Political PR Power 50

We are excited to announce that City and State New York once again named Jeff and Anat to its Political PR Power 50—this time as #16! 

We are proud of our advocacy communications, which help our clients achieve policy goals, win funding, and more. 

Congratulations to all of this year’s winners! 

View the full list here.


Welcome Stephanie Millian

Please join us in welcoming Stephanie Millian, our new ViStephanie's headshotce President leading our Social Services team.

Stephanie has an extensive background in crisis and corporate communications and most recently was a Strategic Communications Consultant at the American Red Cross, where she previously served for 18 years and managed national communications and media relations activities for large-scale disasters and the Biomedical Services division.

Stephanie also worked as Senior Director of Communications for SourceAmerica, an organization dedicated to creating jobs for people with disabilities. Prior to that, she led the Communications team at ZERO TO THREE, a nonprofit dedicated to improving the lives of infants, toddlers, and their families. She also spent several years as a News Producer for a CBS affiliate in Georgia
and as an Adjunct Professor of Mass Communications in the Boston area.

Stephanie graduated from Binghamton University with a B.S. in business management and earned her M.S. in broadcast journalism from Boston University.

PRSA-NY Names Jaime Williams to 15 Under 35

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PRSA-NY named Senior Account Executive Jaime Williams one of 2022’s 15 Under 35. Jaime’s strategic thinking, writing skills, and leadership have fostered success for her clients, which include Girl Scouts of Greater New York and the Associated Medical Schools of New York. At the heart of these accomplishments is her determination to tell diverse stories, reduce stigma, and promote equity for our clients and the people that they serve.

Ragan and PR Daily Name anat. an Agency Team of the Year

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Teamwork makes the dream work! Ragan and PR Daily named the anat. team an Agency Team of the Year in its 2022 Communicators of the Year Awards. The panel recognized our firm’s work supporting nonprofit clients such as Flushing Town Hall, Alliance for Positive Change, and more.

We’re honored to be included and excited to share this award together. 

Welcome Linnea Mumma

Linnea's headshotToday we’re excited to announce that Linnea Mumma has joined the anat. team as our newest account associate. 

A New Jersey native, she is a recent graduate of Kenyon College, where she earned her bachelor’s degree in both English and music. At Kenyon, she served as the Editor-in-Chief of the Kenyon Collegian for the 2021-22 academic year, working as a news reporter prior to that position. She also worked as an associate at the Kenyon Review, a marketing assistant for Chalmers Library, and a consultant and liaison at the Writing Center. She currently resides in South Orange, NJ.