Our Team


Melissa Mathews

melissa-mathews-headshotMelissa Mathews founded The Mathews Group in 2010 when a light bulb went on that there was an opportunity to join forces with other talented communication professionals and create a group with better work-life balance. The effort has paid off. The Mathews Group allows its members to customize their work arrangements in order to accommodate life’s demands and be part of fun, challenging and interesting work for a diverse group of clients, from nonprofits to Fortune 100 companies. READ MORE

Tia Over

tia-tnTia Over likes living up to her unique last name: over-achieving on behalf of her clients and overwhelming her team with smarts, support, sincerity and – sometimes – silliness. In her leadership role with The Mathews Group as vice president and chief strategy officer, Tia also heads up our West Coast presence. READ MORE

Katherine Brennecke

katherineOur Katherine Brennecke loves a good story. And she can help you tell yours. As managing director of training and content, Katherine develops customized training for clients who recognize their value is judged by how well they communicate their work. Katherine leads training in professional communication, public speaking, presentation, and media interview skills. Katherine also uses her almost 20 years in broadcast news to help fellow professional communicators grow and improve their storytelling and skills in multi-media and video production. READ MORE



susanSusan handles all aspects of our billing and accounting, and her background as a CPA helps ensure our books are ship-shape. She’s heavily involved in our business operations, from invoicing, to compliance issues, to helping us with key financial and business decisions. READ MORE



katie-tnWhen we need to make things pretty, we call Katie. But, it’s more than that. When it comes to design, print, layout, and visual consistency, she’s the gal. Her vision adds a creative element that makes our work, and yours, come alive. READ MORE



kathie-tnKathie has the trifecta of great work experience. She is highly skilled in public relations, public policy and science, which makes her an ideal fit for many of our technology and science clients. Kathie joined The Mathews Group in 2011 and her role continues to expand as she takes on greater responsibility. READ MORE

Our mission is to provide top-notch communications for our clients and a meaningful, manageable professional experience for our members.

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