Kaitlin Funaro is an Account Manager at RALLY specializing in communication strategy and media relations. She has a background in news production and spent seven years as a producer and reporter in business, technology, and breaking news.
Currently, Kaitlin works with CBS Corporation advise the company on a $20 million grant to organizations focused on ending sexual harassment in the workplace. She also works with the David and Lucile Packard Foundation to develop a communications strategy and messaging to build a collaborative of donors committed to protecting access to abortion and contraception.
Kaitlin has also worked with the global TIME’S UP movement including coordinating the Days of Witness events in Los Angeles, New York, and London that brought together women from across industries to share stories and develop action plans for policy and behavior change. She also helped launch TIME’S UP London by shaping communications and messaging for TIME’S UP’s presence at the BAFTA awards in 2018.
Prior to joining RALLY, Kaitlin worked as a radio news producer in Los Angeles for NPR affiliate KPCC and American Public Media’s ‘Marketplace’. Previously, she was a business & economics producer for the BBC based in London where she produced the early morning financial news program ‘Wake Up to Money’ and covered European business and tech news.
Outside of work, Kaitlin is usually either seeing a band at one of Hollywood’s many music venues or drinking coffee at the park with her two small kids.