Junior Account Executive
Allison Buehner is a Junior Account Executive for Mac Strategies Group. She participates on account teams to assist with media outreach, drafting communication materials, and conducting research to pursue strategic objectives aligned with clients’ goals.
Buehner has a broad background in communications ranging from public relations, to marketing, to social media. She began her career through an internship at one of the largest international PR firms in Chicago. There, she maintained project timelines, developed social media content, and helped manage client relations. She also interned for Springfield’s Illinois Issues magazine, a prominent statehouse journal dedicated to providing fresh, provocative analysis of public policy with a special focus on Illinois government and politics. While still in school, Allison completed an internship and WUIS-FM radio, the National Public Radio affiliate in Springfield, Illinois, where she gained experience in event strategy and promotions, marketing research, design and brand development. Her passion lies in using data to improve communication and enhance brand awareness in an effective and engaging way to reach the intended audience.
Allison Buehner serves as the youngest Director on the national board for the Association for Women in Communications and is a member of the Illinois Society of Association Executives. She is a graduate of Illinois State University with a Bachelor’s degree in Organizational and Leadership Communication Studies with a minor in Business Administration. A central Illinois native, Allison recently moved to Chicago’s Wrigleyville neighborhood.