Nathalie McCrate Kinsey
University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications
Bachelor of Science in Public Relations, Minor in Entrepreneurship
- UF Empowering Women in Technology Startups (eWITS) alumna
- Florida Atlantic University's Pine Jog Environmental Science Fellowship alumna
Florida Public Relations Association – Member
Girl Scout Gold Award winner
Co-author on winning corporate grant application which secured a $60,000 award for Gainesville's 32-acre Depot Park project
Supported community outreach for the SW 5th Avenue Porters Community Project--winner of the Florida Redevelopment Association’s 2015 “Out of the Box” Award
Managed the FY14 Gainesville CRA Annual Report project which won a International Economic Development Council Bronze award and a gold ADDY professional award from the Gainesville Chapter of the American Advertising Federation
Gainesville Startup Weekend 2012 competition - 1st place team winner
Named “Up and Comer” of the month by Business in the Heart of Florida magazine (January 2014)
Nathalie manages integrated marketing communications for Oelrich Construction. She builds proposals, prepares presentations, and applies many Valencia filters on the company's Instagram account.
In her previous role as Project Manager for the Gainesville Community Redevelopment Agency, she managed integrated public relations efforts like press interviews, communications strategies, branding campaigns, annual report creation, website development, social media engagement and more.
An active advocate of all-things-cool about Gator Country, Nathalie previously reported on North Florida economic activity as a correspondent for FORWARD Florida economic development magazine, promoted emerging tech startups as marketing coordinator for the UF Sid Martin Biotechnology Incubator and supported innovative programs as a student ambassador for Google.