Kaleigh Simmons


Research and Design


Kaleigh is a Chicago-based writer with roots in NY. She first got her start in journalism and has never really shaken the need to use writing to serve and inform her community. Her words have appeared in newspapers, magazines, broadcast teleprompters, advertising creative and product and web copy. Over the past decade, she has led marketing, communications and content strategy for tech startups, nonprofits and Fortune 500s.

Kaleigh graduated from the Newhouse School at Syracuse University with a degree in Broadcast Journalism. She cares deeply about developing the next generation of talent and has volunteered her time teaching at various boot camp programs as well as with organizations supporting young entrepreneurs and first generation college students. In her free time, she can be found practicing guitar, reading a book or letting off steam in her favorite indoor cycling studio.