By Samantha Miller

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Samantha Miller
Public Relations and Digital Media Assistant

Samantha Miller brings a unique background in journalism and social media outreach to the McKinney & Associates team. As the PR/Digital Media Assistant, she generates brand awareness through social media platforms, manages McKinney & Associate’s Voice Matters Blog, and helps develop marketing initiatives. Samantha regularly freelances for the Washingtonian and has written several cover stories for Rue Magazine. She graduated from American University in 2011 with a master's degree in Journalism and Public Affairs.