Lisa Arledge Powell

Founder and CEO - MediaSource

Lisa Arledge Powell, APR, is the founder and CEO of MediaSource, an award-winning communications agency that specializes in helping health care brands reach their business goals through strategic communications. Arledge began her career as a television news reporter/anchor and now applies that experience to storytelling for brands. Known as an industry thought leader, Arledge trains other communicators on best practices for how to use content to meet business goals. She can be seen on the speaking roster at industry events for organizations such as the Society for Health Care Strategy & Market Development, Association of American Medical Colleges, Public Relations Society of America, Ragan, PRNews, Content Marketing Institute, Mayo Clinic and more.

Arledge’s service to the industry led her to win the 2023 Tom Poling Practitioner of the Year Award from PRSA Central Ohio, the chapter's highest honor for a PR professional. She also serves on the PRSA Health Academy Executive Committee, leading the PRSA Health Academy’s membership committee.