Chelsea-Lyn Rudder is a Vice President in ICR/Westwicke’s healthcare practice. She is a skilled media relations professional with more than ten years of experience in thought leadership development and creating effective advocacy campaigns.
Most recently, Chelsea-Lyn served as director of communications for the Alzheimer’s Association in New York City where she specialized in helping people living with dementia, caregivers and Alzheimer’s researchers to share their stories with the public. As a press secretary at NYC Health + Hospitals, the nation’s largest public healthcare system, she worked across a variety of areas including, women’s health, maternal health, breast cancer, behavioral health and HIV/AIDS.
She is a vice-chair of the WNET, Channel Thirteen, Community Advisory Board and is an appointee to the Board of Trustees Education Committee for the local PBS affiliate. She holds a M.S. in Global Affairs from New York University and a B.A. in Communications and Political Science from Pace University.