Sydney is an excellent writer, strategic communication planner, media liaison and event planner/manager.
Prior to joining Lukas Partners, Sydney served as the assistant firm director for MaverickPR, the student-led PR firm at the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO). She managed multiple client accounts, developing brand campaigns, managing media relations and executing events. MaverickPR won a 2017 Nebraska PRSA Paper Anvil Award of Excellence for Outstanding Branding Campaign for the work Sydney and her team executed.
Sydney also served as the UNO Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) chapter’s Vice President of Member Services. In the position, Sydney recruited students and promoted the chapter. During her time with UNO PRSSA, Sydney had an integral role in planning and executing the 2018 UNO PRSSA Regional Conference, which won the national F. H. Teahan Chapter Best Regional Conference at the 2018 PRSSA National Conference.
In helping manage the UNO Bookstore, Sydney was honored with a UNO Student Employee of the Year nomination in 2017.
Sydney graduated summa cum laude from UNO in 2018 with a B.S. in Communication and a minor in sign language.