Stephanie Kaleva is a forward-thinking, strategic leader. At O’Berry Cavanaugh, Stephanie is dedicated to the highest levels of client service and helps clients achieve their business objectives through innovative public relations programs. Second place is not an option for Stephanie and her ambition and creative intellect are great assets to O’Berry Cavanaugh clients.
Stephanie’s core strengths are research and trend analysis, written communications strategy, and event planning. She is distinguished by her ability to quickly tap into broad information sources, synthesize research, and spot industry trends that help clients stay ahead of their competitors. She is a skilled and versatile writer and delivers to clients and the media strong, consistent messaging, succinct communication, and timely recommendations that get results. She delivers well-thought-out and well-planned special events, with an unmatched attention to detail. Combined, these skills help client executives make critical decisions faster and develop programs that create top-of-mind awareness among customers and media.
Stephanie is also a creative thinker, an excellent public speaker, a practiced negotiator, and a tactical problem solver. Stephanie thinks well on her feet and is good at handling emergencies and last-minute crises. Also, her training in graphic design allows her to visually enhance the public relations materials she creates. Stephanie is also an avid reader and diligently educates herself on local, state, national, and international news, as well as business news, industry trends, and materials that relate to her professional development. Additionally, Stephanie approaches every situation with dedication, determination, and enthusiasm. She is extremely self-motivated and is known among colleagues for her willingness to take on new challenges.
Prior to O’Berry Cavanaugh, Stephanie worked in the Continuing Education department at
When Stephanie’s not consulting, she enjoys spending time with her husband, Christopher Kaleva, who is currently working toward his Ph.D. in physics. She also likes to hike, cross-country ski, do yoga, rubber stamp, scrapbook, listen to country music, dance, read, and spend time with her family.
Stephanie graduated summa cum laude from