Our Team

EMME’s devoted team represents more than three decades of experience in providing caused-based strategies and tactical solutions.

Erica Rubach

Partner

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A marketing & media entrepreneur, Erica has led strategic marketing and content development for more than 50 corporate and issue based clients at both NBC Universal, and the media companies she’s founded. She specializes in creating message impact with non-traditional media delivery through social influencers, marketing partnerships and strategic alliances.

Maria Paone

Partner

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Maria’s strategic and creative vision lead her to become one of the most influential business development leaders at NBC Universal. In her current role, Maria’s attention to detail and meticulous management of campaign success indicators creates long term partnerships with a range of clients including national Fortune 500 business to local nonprofits.

Krissy McNeil

Director, Media Relations

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Krissy is a creative media professional with 14+ years of experience in Production, Marketing, and Public Relations. Having spent time at Entertainment Tonight and in local news, her skills include creative development, project and talent management, public relations, video production and social media.

Colleen Seiberlich

Director, Client Services

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Colleen has over 20 years of experience in healthcare and non-profit industries including sales, marketing, and operations. Colleen began her career with Merck & Co, and also spent time with Bristol-Meyers Squibb before expanding into marketing consulting. She brings innovation and an entrepreneurial approach to EMME clients.

Sharky Thomas

Director, Social Media

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Chishala "Sharky" Thomas is a Marketing Professional with experience  writing for Roundhouse Writing Group as well as business development & events for a nonprofit organization, Self Help Africa. A native Of South Africa, Chishala grew up in Mumbai India and has a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Cape Town. She currently resides in Philadelphia.

Emily Barkann

Production Assistant

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Emily Barkann graduated from the S.I Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University in 2019 with a major in Broadcast and Digital Journalism. She worked as an Associate Producer at NFL Films where her work appeared on multiple programs including HBO’s Emmy-Award nominated show, Hard Knocks: Training Camp with the Oakland Raiders and Showtime’s Inside the NFL. In her spare time, Emily enjoys exercising and spending time with her family, friends and of course her puppies.

Mollie Maltin

Intern

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Third-year college student at the University of Delaware with a Communications Major and Public Relations Minor. Mollie is an avid writer and enjoys creative communication through various media platforms. Her interests include women’s studies, travel, music, photography and the outdoors.  She was born and raised in Gwynedd Valley, PA.

Pat Schneider

Advisor

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Experienced senior level executive with over thirty years of success in B2B global leadership roles within the energy & industrials sector. Creates sustainable revenue pipelines and market share growth while maximizing operating margin and net income. Delivers performance excellence by ensuring resource-focused and outcome-driven priorities; objectives and timetables are consistently met.

Patrick J Murphy

Advisor

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The Honorable Patrick J. Murphy is America's first Iraq War veteran elected to the U.S. Congress and later served as the 32nd Under Secretary of the Army until January 2017. Secretary Murphy is currently the Distinguished Chair of Innovation at the United States Military Academy at West Point, a Senior Fellow at the Association of the U.S. Army, a media executive, and the Executive Chairman of WorkMerk, an employee engagement company focused on the future of work. He is a graduate of King’s College Army ROTC Program and the Widener University Commonwealth School of Law, where he currently serves as a Trustee.

Al Roker Entertainment

Strategic Partner

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With offices in New York, Los Angeles, and Philadelphia, Al Roker Entertainment, Inc is a leading producer of original, award-winning TV programs & digital content for the world's best networks & brands. Led by 13-time Emmy award winning TV personality & trusted multi-media authority Al Roker, they produce all forms of content for distribution across a variety of platforms around the world.

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