We are dedicated to working with small businesses, entrepreneurs, marketers and non-profits that are helping communities thrive.
MEET THE TEAM
Katie Stanton, Co-Founder
Passionate about community-building and new technology, Katie has been a part of the digital communications space in D.C. for over nine years.
Katie has worked on behalf of national organizations advancing women's leadership, social justice and global change, building digital programs and heading departments at Vital Voices Global Partnership and the national headquarters of the YWCA USA. She has worked on digital advocacy and corporate social responsibility campaigns alongside national corporations like Allstate and Bank of America, and worked in partnership with government agencies like the Department of Energy and the State Department.
Megan Barrett, Co-Founder
Megan helps small businesses, social enterprises, and nonprofits leverage digital communications to engage their audience and reach new customers. She geeks out over data and spreadsheets, but is driven by finding creative ways to connect organizations with their perfect customer, advocate, or member. Megan has co-led two startup organizations, building customers, partnerships, and teams to effectively grow these projects from the ground up.
Megan’s heart is in supporting local businesses and environmental sustainability. She loves camping, yoga and her CSA, and hopes to visit every National Park in her lifetime.
Michelle McGuire, Marketing Consultant
Michelle is passionate about working with businesses and organizations driving social impact worldwide. She started her career working at international development nonprofits addressing global issues, ranging from food security to women's empowerment. She is driven by finding ways to communicate both creatively and effectively through blogging, social media, and strategy development. Michelle loves photography, reading about current issues, and planning her next adventure outside of DC.
Erin Mishkin, Social Media Consultant
Erin spends most of her time trying to get really big ideas into 140 characters. Prior to joining The Good Lemon, she worked in public media for 15+ yrs, specializing in community engagement and talent development. She also has a background in arts education, specifically teens + storytelling + media.
Erin is in a Voice Fantasy League, wants to say she took up knitting (but can't find her needles), and has been an advocate for suicide prevention and awareness since 2009. She currently lives with her husband, daughter, and boys (pups Simon and Toby) in Alexandria, VA.
Meredith Whitfield, Social Media Consultant
Meredith Whitfield gets really excited about the ways people communicate with and learn from each other and from objects, especially online. Her background is in copywriting and online communication strategy, and she's been privileged to use those skills for social good, working with organizations like Coexist, the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline, America SCORES, and the DC Special Education Co-op.
A graduate student in museum studies, Meredith is writing her dissertation on how internet meme culture relates to museum objects. She enjoys traveling, embroidery, reading, and hanging out with other people's dogs.