Kate O'Donnell | MCI United States | EN

Senior Vice President, MarCom & Brand Strategy

Kate O'Donnell oversees marketing and communications initiatives for MCI USA, creating experiential communications and building brands from concept to fruition. Kate leads the marketing and creative strategy and planning for dozens of MCI’s national and global clients, including branding, campaign messaging, website, social media, events, and advertising.

Kate is also a leader in MCI USA’s Strategic Consulting business unit, overseeing a team of consultants who provide practical, innovative counsel in key performance areas. An accomplished association executive, Kate has served as Managing Director of Exis, a global commercial real-estate brokerage and advisory organization servicing thousands of clients worldwide, and previously served as Executive Director of the Environmental Design Research Association.

Prior to joining MCI USA, Kate spent six years with the ABC Television daytime drama General Hospital, where she held a number of positions in the writing, production, and casting departments. Her previous experience includes serving as Public Relations Manager for Santa Rosa Medical Center in northern Florida, where she implemented a successful marketing campaign for the labor and delivery unit, operated as the creative director for television advertising, and served as editor of Healthy Connections, a county-wide publication with a reader circulation of more than 35,000.

Kate has a bachelor’s degree in communications from American University in Washington, D.C.