Our Team

Marilyn Katz
The founder and president of MK Communications, Inc. is Marilyn Katz, whose work in media and in public policy formed the basis for the firm's creation. 

Lindsey Lerner Block, Creative Director
Having delivered compelling materials and strategies to MKC clients for 15 years, Lindsey Lerner Block applies her talent in graphic design to managing creative projects from concept to launch. 

Brian Berg, Senior Account Executive
Working in communications, media relations and public policy for over 20 years, Brian Berg brings with him a proven track record of developing and implementing solutions for public and private organizations.

Rachel Lenke, Account Executive
After obtaining a Master's in Public Policy, Rachel Lenke worked in the press office of Mayor Rahm Emanuel before becoming an integral member of the MKC team. 

Chloe Wagner, Intern

A rising senior at Francis W. Parker High School, Chloe is delighted to be working at MK Communications for the summer of 2017! She is planning to attend college next fall and to major in Political Science. 


Sophie Woan, Intern
Sophie is a rising senior at the Latin School of Chicago and is thrilled to be part of the MK Communications team for the summer of 2017! Although she loves Chicago with all of her heart, she hopes to live somewhere else when she goes to college, and hopes to study anything related to people.