Meet Our Team

We’re all here because we have a passion for community management and want to help our industry move forwards. Have a question? Reach out anytime!

  • Jonathan Brewer
    Jonathan Brewer
    Producer
  • Sherrie Rohde
    Sherrie Rohde
    Producer
  • Dom Garrett
    Dom Garrett
    Producer/Writer
  • Carrie Keenan
    Carrie Keenan
    Production Coordinator
  • Emma Cunningham
    Emma Cunningham
    Writer
  • Sarah Nagel
    Sarah Nagel
    Production Moderator
  • Nicole Rohr Stephani
    Nicole Rohr Stephani
    Writer
  • David Hurley
    David Hurley
    Writer
Jonathan Brewer
Producer

Brew is an expert in building communities that blend online and offline communications. As a constant learner, and a self-proclaimed “geek translator” and “destroyer of silos”, his passion is connecting like-minded people from various disciplines including HR, IT, Marketing, and Sales.

At My Community Manager Brew is a true Director of Awesome as he co-hosts our weekly #CMGRHangout broadcast, coordinates guests and keeps the audience engaged.

Read what’s in Brew’s head at HouseofBrew and follow Brew on twitter at @houseofbrew.

Sherrie Rohde
Producer

Sherrie Rohde leads Community and UX at Rebellion Media. She is passionate about community innovation. Her specialty lies in the tech space focused specifically on user experience and e-commerce. Sherrie loves learning but her energy comes from helping others succeed.

At My Community Manager, you can find Sherrie on air with Brew during #CMGRHangout, maintaining our website, coordinating weekly guests, replying to @myCMGR mentions or chatting with our amazing writers.

Her super power is making friends in 30 seconds or less. Want to test that? You can find her on twitter at @sherrierohde or on Google+.

Dom Garrett
Producer/Writer

Highlander Wunderkid Extraordinaire

Dom is a Social Media Junkie. He loves authentic, organic communication that translates both online and off. Dom is a huge fan of business, baseball, and brews (mostly in that order). Movy celeb, Producer of #CMGRHangout and a rabid fan of any and all things Michigan State. Tweet him, he likes to chat.

At My Community Manager, Dom is part of our dedicated writing staff making sure each week’s #CMGRHangout has an actionable takeaway. He’s also a Producer and Co-Host of #CMGRHangout with Sherrie and Brew.

Carrie Keenan
Production Coordinator

Carrie Keenan is a Social Media Community Manager and blogger out of Appleton, WI. She works with both B2B and B2C clients, but she prefer to call them all P2P. She is actively involved in the Wisconsin Irish community as the social media chair for Oshkosh Irish Fest. She’s a proud geek and book nerd, lover of big words, rhyme & alliteration.

At My Community Manager, Carrie keeps Brew and Sherrie sane and focused despite the daily onslaught of squirrels. She coordinates the weekly writers as well as guests, making sure the calendar is in pristine shape.

Emma Cunningham
Writer

Digital Strategist at FCB

Emma Cunningham is a Digital Strategist at FCB, working on social media marketing for Oreo, Chips Ahoy! and Meow Mix. But first and foremost, Emma is a conversationalist. Besides sharing too many opinions in public forums, Emma believes that listening is the best way to effectively communicate.

At My Community Manager, Emma is part of our dedicated writing staff making sure each week’s #CMGRHangout has an actionable takeaway.

Connect with Emma on Twitter at @EmmaCunningham or on Google+.

Sarah Nagel
Production Moderator

Sarah Nagel is passionate about bridging online and offline communications. She is dedicated to providing value to others through knowledge, advice or job opportunities. Sarah appreciates the ever-changing landscape of social media and loves learning about new tools and platforms. She is a strong advocate of brands using social as a recruiting, sales and as an R&D tool, among other functions, and sees the incredible value of social business.

Sarah works as a Social Marketing Specialist at Sprout Social, Inc. in Chicago, Illinois and focuses on outbound, proactive marketing efforts across social media channels.

At My Community Manager, you can find Sarah on @myCMGR during #CMGRHangout, creating our weekly #CMGRHangout Storify and notifying you when mentioned!

You can follow Sarah on Twitter @sprout_sarah and circle her on Google+.

Nicole Rohr Stephani
Writer

Queen of Content Strategy at BTC Revolutions

Nicole Rohr Stephani moved to Chicago four years ago to earn her Master of Science degree in Journalism from Northwestern University, graduating in December 2010. She is originally from Birmingham, Ala., is training for her first half marathon, and refuses to go vegan due to her longlasting love affair with cheese. Nicole enjoys reading on rooftops and having glorious, pensive walks to and from the farmer’s market.

At My Community Manager, Nicole is part of our dedicated writing staff making sure each week’s #CMGRHangout has an actionable takeaway.

Connect with Nicole on Twitter at @rohrrr or on Google+.

David Hurley
Writer

Founder at Mautic

David is the founder of the first free and open source marketing automation platform, Mautic. In addition to coding and contributing to open source, David speaks extensively around the world on the topics of code, frameworks, open source, business organization, and other topics. He also volunteers as the community development manager for Joomla.

At My Community Manager, David is part of our dedicated writing staff making sure each week’s #CMGRHangout has an actionable takeaway.

Connect with David on Twitter at @dbhurley or on Google+.

 

Former Team

Because you guys rock and we’ll love you forever.

  • Brandie McCallum
    Brandie McCallum
    Co-Organizer, #cmgrUN
  • Cedar Brown
    Cedar Brown
    Writer
  • Kimbe MacMaster
    Kimbe MacMaster
    Writer
  • Jason Schemmel
    Jason Schemmel
    Writer
  • Tim McDonald
    Tim McDonald
    Founder
Brandie McCallum
Co-Organizer, #cmgrUN

Brandie is a connector, a communicator, and a social media strategist.

At My Community Manager, Brandie helped run the twitter side of #CMGRHangout and co-organized the #cmgrUN conference series.

Cedar Brown
Writer

Cedar Brown has been heavily involved in social media over the past four years and also worked in the social space in multiple positions. Although he’s looking for a new position now, he continues to blog, stay up-to-date on all the social media happenings and growing/learning new skills to enhance his career going forward. Feel free to reach out any time!

At My Community Manager, Cedar is part of our dedicated writing staff making sure each week’s #CMGRHangout has an actionable takeaway.

Kimbe MacMaster
Writer

Kimbe is a co-founder and CEO of @Fides_Social. A social media fanatic, start-up marketer, and community manager herself, she understands the ins and outs of the social process. When she’s not buzzing around the Kitchener-Waterloo Startup Community, you can find her on the ball diamond or walking her chow chow. Connect with her on Twitter (@Kimbe_Mac).

At My Community Manager, Kimbe is part of our dedicated writing staff making sure each week’s #CMGRHangout has an actionable takeaway.

Jason Schemmel
Writer

Owner of ENTRPRSR. Into Social Media & Psychology. Entrepreneur, love to meet & assist others. Not afraid to admit I’m goofy & a dork. Hockey fanatic. All for paying it forward.

At My Community Manager, Jason is part of our dedicated writing staff making sure each week’s #CMGRHangout has an actionable takeaway.

Tim McDonald
Founder

Tim McDonald is the ultimate in connecting and creating a conversation. With over 20 years of experience in networking and building communities, Tim is passionate in his pursuit of connecting people. Always learning, he pulls together his experiences and turns that into teaching people how to effectively connect and build their own networks.

Currently, he has turned that passion into a successful career at The Huffington Post as their Director of Community, growing and cultivating a strong and passionate community offline and online. In addition to that, he has started My Community Manager, a space where he brings his knowledge and those in the community to share knowledge and experience spanning live chats via Google Hangouts #cmgrhangout, blog posts and UNconference series #cmgrUN. He instigates the engagement and conversation, turning students into teachers and teachers into students. A skillful conversationalist, Tim encourages new ideas and navigating solid relationships.

Considered a thought leader in Community engagement, Tim has spoken at many events, led discussions and most recently sat on a panel at sxswi building the CMManifesto, further sharing his knowledge of Community and all aspects of that role in different business settings.

In addition, Tim founded and now co-produces the successful UNconference series, #cmgrUN, that brings people together to discuss and share all aspects of the Community space.