Katie Gallagher | Assistant Vice President, PR & Media

Katie is a skilled strategic communicator with more than 15 years of experience in healthcare communications and marketing. Beginning her career in journalism, her varied background includes healthcare marketing communications for both for profit and non-profit organizations.

Katie’s experience at LHS includes leading account teams for clinical and commercial stage biotech and specialty pharmaceutical companies and media relations and social media efforts in areas including neurodegeneration, rare disease, oncology, cell & gene therapy, and CNS. She is a proven storyteller with key audiences and has achieved outstanding media coverage for complex communications efforts.

Previous Experience

Before joining LHS, Katie was the Marketing Communications Manager at The Dimock Center, a community health center in Roxbury, MA. While there, she led all marcomm and media relations efforts for its comprehensive healthcare and human services divisions, as well as for the organization’s development office.

Previously Katie worked as Marketing Communications Coordinator at Arbour Health System, the largest private behavioral health system in Massachusetts. Supporting the business development team, she was instrumental in the company’s new business and branding efforts.