Meet HRC’s new Senior Director, Laurie Bauer
Laurie Bauer has joined the public relations and public affairs firm of Himle Rapp & Company as its senior director. In this role, she will focus on Himle Rapp's clients, reputation management practice and staff development. In addition, she will recommend and build proactive communications programs to assist clients with their strategic communications, reputation and crisis management needs.
With more than 20 years of experience in corporate communications, public relations, branding and crisis management, Bauer spent her career in Fortune 500 Minnesota-based corporations, including Best Buy, Carlson Hotels Worldwide and Allianz Life. Prior to joining Himle Rapp, she served as Andersen Corporation's vice president of Corporate Communications, Community Relations, and Code and Regulatory Affairs.
Bauer is an active volunteer serving on the board of Carpenter Nature Center of the St. Croix Valley and chairing its development committee. She earned her bachelor's degree in Journalism from the University of Minnesota – Twin Cities.
Read more about Laurie in a recent article from the Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal.