Annalee Rigdon

Assistant Marketing Director

Annalee grew up in Carrboro, North Carolina. She attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, graduating with a degree in Journalism and Mass Communication, specializing in editing and graphic design.

When not at the Poe Center, Annalee can be found painting, baking, drinking way too strong coffee, traveling with friends, watching the NBA with her boyfriend, or hanging out with her family.
A lifelong resident of North Carolina, Annalee is excited to help spread the Poe Center’s messages across the state, helping children become healthier adults and make choices that increase positive health behaviors.

Create Good 2021

Train All Staff to be the Marketing Team

Case Study:  Follow along as the Poe Center for Health Education tackled the challenge of effectively training a staff of 45 to promote the organization: persuading the nay-sayers, getting staff to buy in, creating what to say, and when, where and how to say it. Using a team approach of staff and board members, the Poe Center's marketing/public relations committee successfully tackled the challenge and are making progress towards an entire organization of marketers.

 

Takeaways:

Using a grassroots model to get staff to buy in

Integrating board and staff efforts to develop a training

Developing dynamic ways to train staff