Risa launched her career in PR as a college intern for the Charlotte, NC fashion magazine Cinthe, where she coordinated photography shoots, managed press outreach and advanced the publication’s online presence through social media channels. After graduating with a B.A. in Communications from Johnson C. Smith University, Risa returned to her native New York City. At the boutique firm Suite PR, she worked on promotional event production for fashion, cosmetics and lifestyle brands. Recently she has made public affairs her focus, and at Geto & de Milly, is responsible for maintaining the firm’s digital media and press library and providing administrative support for the firm’s wide variety of corporate and nonprofit clients.