About Backstage Communications

Based in Greenville, S.C., Backstage Communications explores how communications – public relations, social media, marketing and speaking – is ever evolving, overlapping, and connecting. This blog is a place to share new ideas about all things communications.



About Lelia

Lelia King is a communications strategist and writer with more than a decade of experience (as a corporate public relations professional, account manager for an international agency, and as a solo practitioner) serving a variety of global, national and local corporate and non-profit accounts. Her education and experience in public relations, coupled with a passion for connecting people and a fascination for emerging media channels have led her to pursue her dream of helping organizations communicate more clearly and more effectively. Lelia understands the challenges many business owners face and wants to be a partner for passionate leaders of deserving organizations. She was named the Young Professional of the Year for 2013 by PRSA Charlotte.

Read more about Lelia’s experience at her LinkedIn page.

Lelia lives in Greenville, S.C. with her husband (Matt), daughter (Hattie) and dog (Murphy). She enjoys cooking, reading (though finding the time to do either of those is becoming harder!), spending time with family and enjoying the outdoors.