Amy Rainey is a data-driven communications strategist who specializes in digital and social media. Amy is a senior strategist at Aggregate, a creative strategy group that works with nonprofit organizations and philanthropic foundations to bring people and resources together to create social and policy change. Amy has served a variety of nonprofit and advocacy-focused clients through her role at Aggregate and her previous role as an account supervisor at Banyan Branch, a digital agency based in Seattle.A graduate of the University of Missouri School of Journalism, Amy possesses a strong background in digital content production, management and curation. Amy previously worked as a home page editor for, one of the 10 most popular websites in the world, and as a staff writer and web producer for The Charlotte Observer.Amy graduated from MCDM in 2010, but just can’t stay away. A member of the inaugural cohort of fellows, Amy is staying on to help coordinate the 2013-14 cohort. Amy is also a Chicago native, a photography enthusiast and a dedicated aunt. Follow Amy on Twitter @amyrainey or connect with her on LinkedIn. Talk to Amy about: Digital/social strategy; working with nonprofit organizations; agency life; transitioning from a career in journalism; moving to Seattle for MCDM; and career guidance and coaching.