Team

Linda Varrell, APR

Linda Varrell, APR

Linda Varrell has more than 25 years of experience in communications, public relations, crisis handling, and project and sales management. As a former vice president and company spokesperson for a publicly traded financial institution, she created and executed external and internal communications campaigns supporting expansive growth, product introductions, mergers, acquisitions and divestitures, financial disclosures, high-visibility construction and…

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Lisa Hallee

Lisa Hallee

Lisa has joined the firm’s senior management team as Director of Marketing & Digital Services. Hallee leads Broadreach’s expanded marketing, creative and digital service offerings, providing clients the flexibility, convenience and efficiency for their strategic communication needs. Her natural curiosity, passion for learning, pragmatic style and professional integrity shine through in her service to clients.…

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Paula Stanton

Paula Stanton

With more than a decade of experience in the newsroom and public relations, Paula is skilled at managing complex projects with a cool head and focus on results. She has led public opinion research and messaging for higher education institutions, on the ground media for international craft beer festivals and many press events. As Director…

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Josiah Petrin

Josiah Petrin

A familiar face at Broadreach since 2015, Josiah brings cross-functional expertise in PR and digital as a Client Manager on the marketing & digital team. By day, he enjoys working with clients to deploy the right mix of integrated communication strategies, but most of all, he enjoys telling great stories. By night, he’s dad to…

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Brian Lee

Brian Lee

As the newest addition to the Broadreach team, Brian provides support to senior staff and works with project and retainer clients on earned media campaigns, thought leadership initiatives and social media strategy. Originally from Florida, he joined the firm in 2019 from the WordLab apprenticeship program. Outside of work, Brian enjoys spending time outdoors hiking…

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Sacha Kiesman

Sacha Kiesman

Sacha Kiesman is a client associate, focused on supporting the work of client managers to ensure client success. She is devoted to learning all she can about Maine’s industries and cultural pockets, gaining a thorough understanding of clients through in-depth research and asking the right questions.  Sacha works with many nonprofit clients and has successfully increased visibility and donations…

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